Thursday, September 8, 2022

History of Highland Park


Let’s delve into the obituary pages today and check out this one entitled “Last rites held for Highland Park pioneer and weather observer” from Nov. 11, 1944. In this obituary you will learn of the life of Robert H. Lindsay noted as “Highland Park’s oldest citizen in terms of residence,” he apparently came to Highland Park in 1885 and never left.  Read this for a few interesting facts about the area as well as to learn about an interesting man.