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Atchison in Atchison County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Lincoln Address

 
 
Lincoln Address Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
1. Lincoln Address Marker
Inscription.

To commemorate
an address given near this corner
by
Abraham Lincoln
on "The Issues of the Day" the
night of December 2, 1859

Erected October 2, 1917

 
Erected 1917 by Atchison Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 33.965′ N, 95° 7.154′ W. Marker is in Atchison, Kansas, in Atchison County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Parallel Street, on the left when traveling north on 5th Street. Click for map. Marker is near the northeast corner of the Atchison County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 423 North 5th Street, Atchison KS 66002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Atchison County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Muchnic House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Birth Place of Amelia Earhart (approx. 0.2 miles away); Atchison Post Office (approx. mile away); Webster Wirt Hetherington House (approx.
Lincoln Address Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
2. Lincoln Address Marker
County courthouse in background
mile away); Frank Howard House (approx. 0.3 miles away); B. P. Waggener House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Atchison.
 
Also see . . .
1. Abraham Lincoln and Kansas. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Atchison County Historical Society. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
Lincoln Address Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 28, 2011
3. Lincoln Address Marker
At far right of photo
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 408 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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