John Kennicott House in 1975
|Area||50 acres (200,000 m2)|
|Architectural style||No Style Listed|
|NRHP Reference #||73000698|
|Added to NRHP||August 13, 1973|
|Designated NHL||January 7, 1976|
Kennicott Grove is an area of prairie that includes the home of John Kennicott (1802 – 1863) and his family, including his son Robert Kennicott (1835 – 1866). John Kennicott was an agriculturalist and a doctor. Robert Kennicott was a naturalist and an explorer, who founded the Chicago Academy of Sciences.
The site is maintained by the Glenview Park District as The Grove National Historic Landmark or also The Grove, and contains a nature interpretive center, historic buildings (some original and some recreated), and nature trails.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23.
- "Kennicott Grove". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2007-10-03.
- James Sheire (August, 1975). PDF (437 KB). National Park Service. . PDF (1.30 MB)
- "The Grove National Historic Landmark", Glenview Park District. Retrieved 2012-11-27.
- The Grove National Historic Landmark - Glenview Park District