Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
His stately home was built by John Moore about 1838. Abraham Lincoln visited in this home during Henry Clay's campaign in 1844.
Erected by Vincennes Historical and Antiquarian Society, Business and Professional Women's Club.
Location. 38° 40.831′ N, 87° 31.861′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on North 2nd Street north of Busseron Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. State Bank of Indiana (a few steps from this marker); The Grand Opera House (a few steps from this marker); Home of Francis Vigo (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes in the American Revolution (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (about 600 feet away); Gold Star - - Honor Roll Fort Knox, First Site (about 600 feet away); The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 822 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.