Churchill Corner

Churchill Corner (HMW27)

Location: Chicago, IL 60610 Cook County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 54.354', W 87° 37.723'

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A crossroads in the development of Oekology (Ecology) at the turn of the century.
Named for Dr. Frank Spooner Churchill an early pediatrician, medical inspector of Chicago;s Board of Health who pioneered reforms in pure food, water, air and sanitation; physician to the Juvenile Court who advance psychology for the rehabilitation of children; and his wife, great-grand daughter of Lucretia Mott, Lucretia Mott Hallowell Churchill, a courageous worker for women's rights, child health and labor laws, educational reform and anti-sweat shop legislation.
Their home here from 1898 to 1917 was a salon for social progress.
Dedicated October, 1977
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HM NumberHMW27
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Year Placed1977
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 12:45am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 447854 N 4639519
Decimal Degrees41.90590000, -87.62871667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 54.354', W 87° 37.723'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 54' 21.24" N, 87° 37' 43.38" W
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Area Code(s)312, 773, 630
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301-1303 N State Pkwy, Chicago IL 60610, US
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