Location And Size Of The Principal Public Parks In The United States

In the Cities Containing: 10,000 Inhabitants and Over; From Authentic Sources, Including Late Additions to Public Grounds and New Parks Recently Opened.

Albany, N. Y. - Washington Park, 98 1/4 acres; Beverwyck Park, 5 acres; Capitol Park, 2 acres; Academy Park, 2 acres; St. Joseph's Park, about 1 acre; Van Rensselaer Park, about 1 acre; Townsend Park, about 2/3 acre; Bleecker Park, about 1/3 acre; Clinton Park, about 1/3 acre; Hudson Avenue Park, about 1/4 acre.

Allegheny, Pa. - Allegheny Park, 100 acres.

Atlanta, Ga. - Peters Park, 1»0 acres; L. P. Grant Park, lOO acres; Capitol Square Park, 5 acres.

Attleborough, Mass. - Attleborough Park, X acre.

Aurora, Ill. - Lincoln Park, 2 2/3 acres; Wau-bansie Park, 2 1/2 acres.

Augusta, Me. - Soldiers' Monument Square, 1/2 acre.

Austin, Texas - State University Grounds, 40 acres; Northwestern Park, 33 acres; Capitol Square, 14 3/4 acres; State Department Grounds, 5 acres; High School Grounds, 3)4 acres; Church Square, 3 1/2 acres.

Baltimore, Md. - Druid Hill Park, 693 acres, with lake of 53 acres; Patterson Park, 56 acres; Riverside Park, 1TX acres; Federal Hill Park, 8X acres.

Bangor, Me. - Broadway Park, 10 acres; City Common, 4 acres; Dale Park,1 1/8 acres; Union Square, 1/3 acre; Davenport Square, 1 1/3 acre; Whitney Square, X acre.

Bay City, Mich. - Carroll Park. 31 acres; Madison Street Park, 4 acres; Washington Street Park,4acres; South Centre Street Park, 1)4 acres; Centre Street Park, 1 acre.

Binghamton, N. Y. - Ross Park, 85 acres.

Birmingham, Conn. - The Green, 2 acres.

Bloomington, Ill. - Franklin Square, 4 acres.

Boston, Mass. - The Common, 48 acres; Public Garden, 21 1/4 acres; Independence Square, 6 1/2 acres; Thomas Park, 4 1/3 acres; Franklin Square, 8X acres; Blackstone Square, 2 1/4 acres; Chester Square, 1 1/3 acres; Worcester Square, 1/3 acre; Union Park, 1/3 acre; Central Square, 3/4 acre.

Bridgeport, Conn. - Beardsley Park. 120 acres; Seaside Park, T5 acres; Washington Park, 6 acres.

Brockton, Mass. - Perkins Park, 1 1/2 acres.

Brooklyn, N. Y. - Prospect Park, 515 acres; Parade Ground, 40 acres; Washington Park, 30 acres; Tompkins Park, 7 3/4 acres; City Park, 7 1/2 acres; Carroll Park, 1% acres; City Hall Park, 1 1/2 acres.

Buffalo, N. Y. - The Park, (Meadow Park), 230 acres; The Park, (Water Park, with Lake "Gala" Water), 131 acres; The Parade, 50 acres; The Front (including the Bank ), 33 acres; Fort Porter, 17 acres; Soldiers'Place, 8 1/2 acres; Prospect Place, 7 1/2 acres; Bidwell Place. 5)4 acres; Chapin Place, 5 acres; Niagara Square, 5 acres; The Circle, 4 1/2 acres; Day's Park, 1 1/4 acre; Johnson Place Park, 1 acre; Lafayette Square, 3/4 acre.

Burlington, Iowa - Two (not named), each containing from 3 to 3 acres.

Burlington, Vt. - Howard Park, 45 acres; University (Lafayette) Park, 3© acres; Battery Park, 8 acres; City Hall Square, 2 1/2 acres.

Cambridge, Mass. - Cambridge Common, 8 1/2 acres; Broadway Park, nearly 2 1/2 acres; Tudor Park, 1 1/4 acres; Fort Washington, about 1 acre; Dana Square, about 1/14 acres.

Canton, O. - City Hall Yard, 2/3 acre; Public Square, 3 acres.

Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Fair Grounds, 60 acres; City Park, 4 acres.

Charleston, 8. C - Colonial Common (including Lake), 9 acres; Marion Square, 9)4 acres; White Paint Garden, 7 acres; Hampstead Mall, 3 1/4 acres; Washington Park, 1 1/4 acres; Aiken Park, 1 acre; Wragg Mall, 1 acre; Cannon's Mall, 3/4 acre; Bennett's Mall, acre.

Chattanooga, Tenn.-Lookout Mountain Park, 100 acres; Cameron Hill, 35 acres; Reservoir Park, 13 acres; Broad Street Esplanade, 2 1/2 acres; Ninth Street Park, 1/2 acre; Tenth Street Park, )4 acre.

Chelsea, Mass. - Union Park, 2 3/4 acres, containing many shade trees named after prominent citizens.

Chicago, Ill. - Lake Shore (Jackson) Park, 593 acres; South (Washington) Park, 372 acres; Lincoln Park, 350 acres; Humboldt Park,200 3/4 acres; Garfield Park, 186 acres; Douglas Park, 179 3/4 acres; Lake Park (Lake Front), 41 acres; Union Park, 14 3/4 acres; Jefferson Park, about 5 1/2 acres; Wicker Park, 4 acres; Vernon Park, nearly 4 acres; Ellis Park, 3 3/8 acres; Washington Square, 2 1/4 acres; Dearborn Park. 1 1/2 acres; Al-dine Square, a trifle over 1 acre; Congress Park, nearly 3/4 acre; Union Square. 1/2 acre; Campbell Park, 1/2 acre. Total, 1,801X acres. Total length of boulevards, 51 1/3 miles, and drives in the parks, 33 miles.

Chillicothe, O. - City Park, 30 acres, including a lake of nearly 8 acres.

Cincinnati, O. - Garden of Eden Park, 209 acres; Burnet Woods, 163 1/2 acres; Markley Farm, 148 3/4 acres; Lincoln Park, 10 acres; Washington Park, 5 3/4 acres; Eighth Street Park, 1 acre; Hopkins Park, 1 acre.

Cleveland, 0. - Wade Park, 63 acres; Lake View Park. 10 acres; South Side Park, 9 acres; Monumental Park, 4 1/2 acres. Miles Park, 3 acres; Clinton Park, 2 acres; Franklin Circle, 1 1/2 acres.

Columbia, 8. C. - Sidney Park, 20 acres; State House Grounds, 9)4 acres; Water-Works Grounds, 4 acres.

Columbus, O. - Ohio State Agricultural and Mechanical College Farm, 332 acres; Franklin County Agricultural Society's Grounds, 160 acres, Goodall Park, 40 acres; City Park, 23 1/2 acres; Livingston Park, 15 acres; State Capitol Square, 10 acres.

Concord, N. H. - White Park, 18 acres; Children's Playground, 14 acres; Penacook Park, 4 acres; State House Park, 2 acres; Post-Offlce Grounds, 1 acre, City Hall Park, 1 acre.

Council Bluffs, Iowa. - Lake View Park, 408 acres; Fairmount, 84 acres; Island Park, 72 acres; Bayliss Park, 3 2/3 acres; Prospect Park,

2 acres.

Dallas, Texas - Wade Hampton Park, 17 acres.

Banbury, Conn. - Elmwood Park, 5 acres.

Davenport, Iowa, - County Fair Grounds. 33 1/3 acres; Lafayette Park, 8X acres; Washington Park, 3X acres.