Albums: Franklin Park
Franklin ParkJensen drawings of the Dvorak Park. © Copyrights reserved to Chicago Park District. In 1914, after several years of experimentation, Jens Jensen completed the plan for Franklin Park, which was considered a "radical change" from earlier neighborhood parks. Here, he succeeded in creating a site evocative of the native Illinois landscape, although it was only 8.5 acres in size.
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