Built in 1894, Lincoln Park's "High Bridge" was the site of nearly 100 suicides, earning it the nickname "suicide bridge." The bridge was torn down in 1919.
June 17 at 3:13 PM
Lincoln Park (the park, not the neighborhood) was originally called Lake Park, but was renamed in 1865 after the assassination of President Lincoln.
February 8 at 10:04 PM
Lincoln Park is 1,208 acres, larger than New York's Central Park (843) and San Francisco's Golden Gate Park (1,017), and is 7 miles from the northern point to the southern.
December 10 at 10:22 PM
The southern end of Lincoln Park was, until 1869, a cemetery.
December 9 at 3:30 AM
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