Wild West Show at World's Columbian Exposition - Chicago, IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!
N 41° 46.968 W 087° 35.199
16T E 451250 N 4625827
Quick Description: Since he wasn't allowed to perform at the 1893 expo, Buffalo Bill set up shop right outside the grounds.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 5/17/2009 3:20:17 PM
Waymark Code: WM6DGQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Pahaska_1
Views: 12

Long Description:
The Wild West show occupied 14 acres between 62nd and 63rd street on the south side of Chicago, between the train tracks and Stoney Island Boulevard. There were two shows each day - 3PM and 8PM, rain or shine.

The area is now mostly townhomes. The northern entrance to the grandstands is now a school.
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