Hippocrene U.S.A. guide to Chicagoland & beyond: nature and history within 200 miles

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Hippocrene Books, 1992 - Nature - 288 pages
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Contents

Introduction
9
Chicago and Suburbs
13
Brookfield ZooChicago Zoological Society
15
Chicago Academy of Sciences
18
Chicago Historical Society
20
Ethnic Museums
23
b DuSable Museum of African American History
25
Polish Museum of America
26
Castle Rock State Park
131
Lowden State Park
132
White Pines Forest State Park
134
New Salem State Historic Site
136
Lincoln Sites
143
Chain OLakes State Park
147
Starved Rock State Park
148
Volo Bog State Natural Area
152

Spertus Museum of Judaica
28
e Swedish American Museum Center
29
Chicago Childrens Museum
31
Field Museum of Natural History
33
Glessner and Clarke Houses
36
Jane Addams HullHouse Museum
39
Lincoln Park and Garfield Park Conservatories
43
Lincoln Park Zoo
46
Museum of Science and Industry
48
Historic Pullman
51
Robie House
57
John G Shedd Aquarium
60
Edward L Ryerson Conservation Area
62
Charles Gates Dawes House
64
Grosse Point Lighthouse Park
66
Chicago Botanic Garden
68
Stacys Tavern
71
Willowbrook Forest Preserve and Wildlife Haven
72
Morton Arboretum
73
Naper Settlement
76
Fullersburg Woods Forest Preserve and Nature Center Old Graue Mill and Museum
78
Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
81
Sand Ridge Nature Center
86
Cantigny
88
Illinois Prairie Path
92
Little Red Schoolhouse Nature Center
95
Illinois
97
Blackberry Historical FarmVillage
99
Bishop Hill
101
Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home
106
Galena Historic District U S Grant Home State Historic Site Old Market House State Historic Site
110
Carl Sandburg Birthplace
115
John Deere Historic Site
117
Moraine Hills State Park
121
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
124
Illinois and Michigan Canal State Trail Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor
126
Illinois Beach State Park
156
Indiana
162
Pokagon State Park
163
The Childrens Museum of Indianapolis
165
President Benjamin Harrison Memorial Home
168
James Whitcomb Riley Home
170
Conner Prairie
171
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Indiana Dunes State Park
175
Michigan
181
Walker Tavern Historic Complex
183
Gerald R Ford Museum
185
Charlton Park Village and Museum
189
Holland State Park
192
Sleepy Hollow State Park
194
Michigan Historical Museum
196
HartMontague Bicycle Trail State Park
199
Silver Lake State Park
200
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
203
Hackley Hume Historic Site
205
P J Hoffmaster State Park and Gillette Nature Center
206
Walter J Hayes State Park
209
Warren Dunes State Park
210
KalHaven Trail Sesquicentennial State Park
214
Van Buren State Park
216
Hidden Lake Gardens
218
Circus World Museum
221
Governor Dodge State Park
230
Heritage Hill State Park
240
Ice Age National Scenic Trail
247
Pendarvis
253
Taliesin
259
Chicagoarea Hotels and Motels
265
Tollfree HotelMotel Numbers
271
MAPS
284
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About the author (1992)

A professor of education and history and former dean of education at Loyola University in Chicago.

A travel writer who has worked as an English teacher, an editor, and a full-time mother.

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