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Peace Poles are hand crafted monuments erected the world over as an international symbol of peace. Their purpose is to spread the message, MAY PEACE PREVAIL ON EARTH.
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Peace PolesWheaton Franciscan Sisters - Peace Pole #3

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One of three cedar peace poles carved by Franciscan Sister Lynn Schafer on the 20-acre campus of this religious order. The languages acknowledge the people who work at the campus. First pole dedicated August 2, 2006.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/10/2008

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Peace PolesWheaton Franciscan Sisters - Peace Pole #1

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One of three cedar peace poles carved by Franciscan Sister Lynn Schafer on the 20-acre campus of this religious order. The languages acknowledge the people who work at the campus. First pole dedicated August 2, 2006.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/10/2008

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Peace PolesWheaton Franciscan Sisters - Peace Pole #2

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One of three cedar peace poles carved by Franciscan Sister Lynn Schafer on the 20-acre campus of this religious order. The languages acknowledge the people who work at the campus. First pole dedicated August 2, 2006.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/10/2008

last visited: 7/10/2011

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Peace PolesFirst Church of Lombard UCC peace pole - Lombard, IL

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Six-sider in front of the church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/28/2012

last visited: never

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Peace PolesCenacle Retreat House Peace Pole - Warrenville, IL

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The Peace Pole is located along the approach road of the Warrenville Cenacle Retreat House (Warrenville, IL.)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/20/2006

last visited: never

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Peace PolesSt. Isidore Catholic School Peace Pole - Bloomingdale, IL

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The 12-foot obelisk in a garden near St. Isidore Church has the word “Peace” inscribed on it in 16 languages. In addition, the cornerstones at the base of the Peace Pole feature famous quotes about peace carved into them.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/20/2008

last visited: never

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Peace PolesFirst Congregational Church (Downers Grove, IL) Peace Pole

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4-sided peace pole behind the church. Includes sign language - the first I have ever seen like that.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/1/2008

last visited: 1/19/2009

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Peace PolesGood Samaritan United Methodist Church (Addison,IL)

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8-foot pole inscribed with the message, "May Peace Prevail on Earth," in eight languages: English, Filipino, Gujarati, Italian, Polish, Spanish, Arabic and Hebrew.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/19/2007

last visited: never

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Peace PolesFirst Congregational United Church of Christ Peace Pole - Naperville, IL

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Found behind the church while visiting other waymarks in town. 4-sided, wood, in a small garden memorializing Joyce Schirmer.

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location: Illinois

date approved: 7/10/2008

last visited: never

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Peace PolesGrace United Methodist Church Peace Pole - Naperville, IL

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As part of September 11 remembrances, in Sept 2005 Grace planted a peace pole, inscribed with “May Peace Prevail” in twelve languages, on the east side of the sanctuary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/9/2008

last visited: 2/18/2017

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Peace PolesVeterans Park Peace Pole - Naperville, IL

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An 8-foot-tall peace pole installed in the park at 303 E. Gartner Road as a gathering point to celebrate peace near and far. The ThinkGlobal Arts Foundation commissioned the pole designed by an Ohio artist to promote peace.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/18/2017

last visited: 3/26/2018

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Peace PolesMary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church PP (Elmhurst, IL)

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I went out to find four PPs today on the way to & back from a lunch meeting. Out of the corner of my eye I found two more on the way! Amazing! Chicagoland is fast becoming the capital of peace poles!

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location: Illinois

date approved: 1/11/2008

last visited: never

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Peace PolesElmhurst College (IL) Peace Pole

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On the campus of Elmhurst College in Elmhurst, IL.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/12/2007

last visited: 9/6/2012

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Peace PolesWilder Park (Elmhurst, IL)

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I went out to find four PPs today on the way to & back from a lunch meeting. Out of the corner of my eye I found two more on the way! Amazing! Chicagoland is fast becoming the capital of peace poles!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/11/2008

last visited: never

Image for First United Methodist Church peace pole - Elmhurst, ILview gallery

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Peace PolesFirst United Methodist Church peace pole - Elmhurst, IL

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Six-sider out in front of the church in a prominent location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/16/2016

last visited: never

Image for Village of Roselle (IL) Village Hall Peace Poleview gallery

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Peace PolesVillage of Roselle (IL) Village Hall Peace Pole

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I went out to find four PPs today on the way to & back from a lunch meeting. Out of the corner of my eye I found two more on the way! Amazing! Chicagoland is fast becoming the capital of peace poles!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/11/2008

last visited: 10/4/2009

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Peace PolesBethel United Church of Christ (Elmhurst, IL) Peace Pole

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I went out to find four PPs today on the way to & back from a lunch meeting. Out of the corner of my eye I found two more on the way! Amazing! (Chicagoland is fast becoming the capital of peace poles!) This one is out in front of the of church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/11/2008

last visited: never

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SESE14.8 km

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Peace PolesUnitarian Church of Hinsdale (IL) Peace Pole

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Four sided brown wood peace pole inscribed in eight languages, in the front garden of the churchyard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/20/2007

last visited: never

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SESE15.3 km

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Peace PolesUnion Church of Hinsdale (IL) Peace Pole

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Peace Pole in the Memorial Garden on 3rd St west of Garfield. This is the fourth of five local PPs mentioned in a recent article in a local paper, The Doings. One more to go!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/9/2007

last visited: never

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Peace PolesBreiter Palm Park (Bensenville,IL)

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Peace Pole in the new Breiter Palm Park, located on Church Road between Memorial Road and Jefferson Street in Bensenville,IL, erected as an Eagle Scout Project.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/19/2007

last visited: never

Image for St. Julian Eymard Parish Peace Pole - Elk Grove Village, ILview gallery

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Peace PolesSt. Julian Eymard Parish Peace Pole - Elk Grove Village, IL

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Peace pole surrounded by a circle of smiling children of diverse races, at a Catholic church northwest of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/18/2011

last visited: 8/21/2015

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Peace PolesSisters of St. Joseph Motherhouse Peace Pole - La Grange, IL

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In front of the Motherhouse of the Sisters of St. Joseph in La Grange, IL (just down the road from WM2Q0Z). The third of 5 PPs mentioned in an article in our local paper, The Doings. A short walk from my house - never knew it was there!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/4/2007

last visited: never

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SESE17.7 km

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Peace PolesPresbyterian Church of Western Springs Peace Pole - Western Springs, IL

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Dark gray, in front of the church, on Wolf Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/29/2008

last visited: never

Image for Salt Creek Elementary School (Elk Grove Village, IL) Peace Poleview gallery

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Peace PolesSalt Creek Elementary School (Elk Grove Village, IL) Peace Pole

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PP located inside the courtyard of the school. The school administration was gracious enough to allow me to come inside to take the photographs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/28/2008

last visited: 12/6/2008

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Peace PolesClearmont School Peace Pole - Elk Grove Village, IL

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Four sided peace pole located in front of this grade school.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/7/2012

last visited: never

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