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OAKWOOD PARK. Located along Highway 52 north of West 32nd, the land for Oakwood Park was donated to the park board in 1914 by George A. BURDEN and C. J. Peterson. Containing 5.14 acres, the park takes in the hillside.



"Eagle Point and Grandview Tourist Parks Attract Many Visitors From Other States," Telegraph-Herald and Times-Journal, August 6, 1933, p. 23