Historian John R. Schmidt explores spooky hidden Chicago landmarks: Chicago’s smallest cemetery, the Robinson family graves and the Couch Mausoleum in Lincoln Park

Justin Kaufmann

Justin Kaufmann and historian John R. Schmidt

In this Extension 720 series, Chicago historian John R. Schmidt takes us on a tour of Chicago’s “Hidden Chicago Landmarks.” Tonight, John and Justin discuss a trio of hidden haunted Chicago landmarks: Chicago’s smallest cemetery, the Robinson family graves and the Couch Tomb in Lincoln Park. John talks about the history of the landmarks and the legends around these landmarks.

This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers.  Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.

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