A Project by
the Museology Class
South Chicago Landmarks
South Chicago Welcome Page
South Chicago Landmarks Introduction
 People's Gas Store
 Drake Fountain / Columbus Monument

      South Chicago Landmarks

      South Chicago is the oldest and most populous of the Southeast Side communities and has the largest number of landmarks.  There are also several South Chicago sites listed in the City of Chicago Historic Resources Survey.  There are currently two official City of Chicago Historic Landmarks in South Chicago.  They are the Peoples Gas Store and the Drake Fountain also known as the Columbus Monument.  There are numerous other interesting historic sites which do not have official landmark status.   

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 South Chicago Landmark Sites

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