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Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Jesse K. Dubois House

 
 
Jesse K. Dubois House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 16, 2011
1. Jesse K. Dubois House Marker
Inscription. This was the home of Jesse K. Dubois and his family from 1859 to 1864. Dubois was the Illinois State Auditor, a close friend of Abraham Lincoln and his most important political ally in this neighborhood. One of the Dubois sons was named after Lincoln.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln Home National Historic Site marker series.
 
Location. 39° 47.793′ N, 89° 38.718′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker is on 8th Street just north of E. Edwards Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield IL 62701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Politics in the Neighborhood (a few steps from this marker); George W. Shutt House (a few steps from this marker); Allen Miller House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Underground Railroad in Lincoln's Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Economic and Ethnic Diversity in Springfield (within shouting distance of this marker); Henson Robinson House (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Cook House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Lincoln's Circle of Friends (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Jesse K. Dubois House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 16, 2011
2. Jesse K. Dubois House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 329 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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