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April 2016

Why Cherry Blossom Trees in Jackson Park?

Why Cherry Blossom Trees in Jackson Park?

April 21, 2016

South Parks History

Over 120 cherry blossom trees were planted to celebrate the 120th Anniversary of the gift of the Phoenix Pavilion, and renew Chicago's commitment made to Japan in 1893 and again in 1935 to preserve the site as a place for visitors to learn about Japan and experience and explore Japanese culture. 

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