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Honesdale in Wayne County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lincoln Nomination

 
 
Lincoln Nomination Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
1. Lincoln Nomination Marker
Inscription. In May, 1859, Horace Greeley met with notable political leaders to create a boom to nominate Abraham Lincoln for President. The events that ensued at the Republican National Convention in Chicago paralleled the strategy planned at the parley held in this building.
 
Erected 1968 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 34.402′ N, 75° 15.352′ W. Marker is in Honesdale, Pennsylvania, in Wayne County. Marker is on 9th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 115 9th Street, Honesdale PA 18431, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Delaware & Hudson Canal (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stourbridge Lion (about 400 feet away); Wayne County Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); Wayne County (about 700 feet away); Heroes of 1776-Residents of Wayne County (approx. mile away); 1829 Stourbridge Lion (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Stourbridge Lion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Honesdale (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Honesdale.
 
Categories. Politics
 
Lincoln Nomination Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
2. Lincoln Nomination Marker
Lincoln Nomination Marker-Front view of the house image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 28, 2015
3. Lincoln Nomination Marker-Front view of the house
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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