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Image for Lottie Holman O'Neill - 1st woman elected to IL Gen. Assemblyview gallery

SESE9.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonLottie Holman O'Neill - 1st woman elected to IL Gen. Assembly

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Grave of Lottie Holman O'Neill, OakCrest Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Death squared

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/4/2009

last visited: 4/4/2011

Image for Sam Giancana - (alledged) Mobsterview gallery

EE14.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSam Giancana - (alledged) Mobster

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Sam "Momo" Giancana is laid to rest at the Mt. Carmel Cemetary.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member DaveGoliath

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/20/2009

last visited: 8/31/2009

Image for Al Caponeview gallery

EE15.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonAl Capone

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Headstone for Al Capone

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LABBOO

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/24/2006

last visited: 10/19/2016

Image for Harold Lincoln Gray - Oakridge Abbey, Hillside, ILview gallery

EE16.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarold Lincoln Gray - Oakridge Abbey, Hillside, IL

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Cartoonist who created the cartoon comic strip, "Little Orphan Annie" on August 24, 1924, buried in the mausoleum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/1/2011

last visited: never

Image for Harry Carayview gallery

NENE27.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry Caray

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Major League Baseball Hall of Fame broadcaster.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Special.Ed

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/22/2006

last visited: 10/4/2008

Image for Gabby Hartnettview gallery

NENE27.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGabby Hartnett

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Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Special.Ed

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/22/2006

last visited: 4/16/2006

Image for Anton Cermak - Bohemian National Cemetery, Chicago, ILview gallery

NENE33.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnton Cermak - Bohemian National Cemetery, Chicago, IL

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An art deco mausoleum for the assassinated Mayor of Chicago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/11/2011

last visited: never

Image for L. Brian Piccoloview gallery

SESE34.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonL. Brian Piccolo

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A simple, horizontal gravestone marks the final resting place of the late L. Brian Piccolo of the Chicago Bears.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SSG Scout

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/7/2008

last visited: 7/24/2006

Image for Edward Gaedeleview gallery

SESE34.8 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdward Gaedele

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The final resting place of an unexpected baseball player.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Shorelander

location: Illinois

date approved: 6/26/2008

last visited: 6/14/2007

Image for Aaron Montgomery Wardview gallery

EE36.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonAaron Montgomery Ward

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Mail order magnate interred in Rosehill Mausoleum on Chicago's northside

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/23/2006

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for Milton S. Florsheimview gallery

EE36.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMilton S. Florsheim

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Founder of major shoe company Florsheim Shoes, interred in Rosehill Mausoleum on Chicago's northside.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/23/2006

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for Richard Warren Searsview gallery

EE36.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonRichard Warren Sears

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Mail order magnate interred in the Rosehill Mausoleum on Chicago's northside.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/23/2006

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for Oscar F. Mayerview gallery

NENE36.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonOscar F. Mayer

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Sausage and weiner magnate buried at Rosehill Cemetery on Chicago's northside.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/23/2006

last visited: 11/6/2016

Image for Ignaz Schwinnview gallery

EE36.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonIgnaz Schwinn

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Manufactorer of the wold famous Schwinn Bicycles

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CHI-TOWN ROMEO

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/4/2009

last visited: 11/6/2016

Image for John Wentworth Chicago Mayor / U.S. House of Repview gallery

NENE37.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Wentworth Chicago Mayor / U.S. House of Rep

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Monument to one of Chicago's former mayors

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CHI-TOWN ROMEO

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/23/2008

last visited: 10/8/2016

Image for Graves Angel of Deathview gallery

EE37.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGraves Angel of Death

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Very Unusal grave marker in Chicago's Graceland Cemetary...My favorite

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CHI-TOWN ROMEO

location: Illinois

date approved: 12/23/2008

last visited: 6/20/2011

Image for Bruce Goffview gallery

EE37.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonBruce Goff

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Bruce Goff was one of the most provocative and eclectic architects of the twentieth century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Darmok and Jalad

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/26/2008

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for Daniel Burnhamview gallery

EE37.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonDaniel Burnham

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A Man with a Plan, Burnham was an American architect and urban planner. He was the Director of Works for the World's Columbian Exposition and designed several famous buildings...

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Darmok and Jalad

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/27/2008

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for George Pullman  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

EE37.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Pullman - Chicago, IL

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George Pullman was the famous inventor of the sleeping train car.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: 11/10/2010

Image for Potter Palmer  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

EE37.5 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonPotter Palmer - Chicago, IL

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This monumental gravesite is located in Chicago's Graceland Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/6/2011

last visited: 10/31/2006

Image for Victor Lawson  -  Chicago, ILview gallery

EE37.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonVictor Lawson - Chicago, IL

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Victor Fremont Lawson was publisher of the Chicago Daily News from 1876-1925.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Illinois

date approved: 8/1/2011

last visited: 11/10/2010

Image for Louis Henri Sullivanview gallery

EE37.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonLouis Henri Sullivan

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Louis Sullivan, was an early pioneer of the American Skyscraper, creator of nature-inspired architectual ornamentation and Frank Lloyd Wright's Lieber Meister.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Darmok and Jalad

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/26/2008

last visited: 12/20/2008

Image for George "Buck" Weaver of the "Chicago Black Sox"view gallery

SESE38.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge "Buck" Weaver of the "Chicago Black Sox"

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This is a simple horizontal marker in the northeast corner of Mount Hope Cemetery on Chicago's Southwest side.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SSG Scout

location: Illinois

date approved: 3/9/2009

last visited: never

Image for Olympian Jesse Owens - Chicago, ILview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonOlympian Jesse Owens - Chicago, IL

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Jesse Owens won 4 gold medals at the 1936 Berlin games.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/4/2009

last visited: 6/20/2010

Image for William D. Boyce (1858 - 1929)  - Ottawa, ILview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam D. Boyce (1858 - 1929) - Ottawa, IL

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William Dickson "W. D." Boyce (June 16, 1858 – June 11, 1929) was an American newspaper man, entrepreneur, magazine publisher, and explorer. He was the founder of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) and the short-lived Lone Scouts of America (LSA).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/27/2010

last visited: 7/10/2017

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