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Lawrenceburg in Dearborn County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Abraham Lincoln

 
 
Abraham Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Independence Shutterbugs, July 6, 2009
1. Abraham Lincoln Marker
Inscription. Abraham Lincoln made a famous pre-inaugural speech from his train platform near here Feb. 12, 1861, placing emphasis on the people's part in justice and good government.
 
Erected 1966 by Dearborn County Sesquicentennial Committee.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln 1861 Inaugural Train Stops marker series.
 
Location. 39° 5.517′ N, 84° 50.778′ W. Marker is in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, in Dearborn County. Marker can be reached from South Walnut Street south of New Street. Click for map. Marker is at the Ohio River at the South end of Walnut Street. Marker is in this post office area: Lawrenceburg IN 47025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Samuel C. Vance (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War Memorial - - Dearborn County Lawrenceburg Indiana (within shouting distance of this marker); Lawrenceburgh (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hunt House Hotel (about 400 feet away); The Price of Freedom (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dearborn County (approx. 0.2 miles
Wide View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Independence Shutterbugs, July 6, 2009
2. Wide View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker
away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dearborn County World War I War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lawrenceburg.
 
Also see . . .
1. Reaction - - to Speech at Lawrenceburg. (Courtesy: "YouTube") Michael Burlingame (Abraham Lincoln: A Life) comments about Lincoln's comments at Lawrenceburg. An excellent video! (Submitted on August 7, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 

2. Video - - "Abraham Lincoln Biography. . ." - (Courtesy - YouTube)::. (Submitted on February 15, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
 
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Another View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 23, 2009
3. Another View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker
Long View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 23, 2009
4. Long View - - Abraham Lincoln Marker
Marker can be seen in profile (left side of the side-walk) in the distance. (Click photo to see details.)
"River Watch" Center image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 23, 2009
5. "River Watch" Center
The "River Watch" station is just to the right of the marker..
View Current of Cincinnati image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 23, 2009
6. View Current of Cincinnati
View of Cincinnati from marker.
Looking South - - Lawrenceburg Bicentennial Memorial Gate image. Click for full size.
By Independence Shutterbugs, July 6, 2009
7. Looking South - - Lawrenceburg Bicentennial Memorial Gate
Marker is on the Ohio River side of the Lawrenceburg Bicentennial Memorial Gate.
 
 
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