Elmwood Cemetery Gates

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Elmwood Cemetery Gates
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The historic gates to the Elmwood Cemetery in Sycamore, Illinois.
Elmwood Cemetery Gates is located in Illinois
Elmwood Cemetery Gates
Location S. Cross and Charles Sts., Sycamore, Illinois
Coordinates 41°59′2″N 88°41′39″W / 41.98389°N 88.69417°W / 41.98389; -88.69417Coordinates: 41°59′2″N 88°41′39″W / 41.98389°N 88.69417°W / 41.98389; -88.69417
Area less than one acre
Built 1865
Architectural style Serlian motif
Governing body Elmwood Cemetery
NRHP Reference # 78003102[1]
Added to NRHP November 28, 1978

The Elmwood Cemetery Gates, at the Elmwood Cemetery in Sycamore, Illinois, have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since November 28, 1978.[1] The gates mark the entrance to Elmwood Cemetery and were erected, according to the date emblazoned on an archway over the gates, in 1865. A number of prominent past citizens of both Sycamore and nearby DeKalb are buried in the cemetery.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 

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