Palestine in Crawford County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Gov. Augustus C. French
Erected 1962 by Citizens of Palestine, Illinois State Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 39° 0.122′ N, 87° 36.855′ W. Marker is in Palestine, Illinois, in Crawford County. Marker is on South Pike Street north of West Grand Prairie Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Palestine IL 62451, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fife Opera House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Auntie Gogin's Store (about 400 feet away); United States Land Office (about 600 feet away); Houston - Dickson Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dubois Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cullom Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); Kitchell Grist Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort LaMotte (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palestine.
Also see . . .
1. Welcome to Palestine, Illinois ::. This is the Official Web Link to the "Pioneer City" - Palestine, Illinois. Good links to check out. (Submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Official Web Site - - National Governors Association ::. A photo of Gov. Augustus C. French and a "thumb-nail" biography. (Submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
3. Augustus C. French from Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 18, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Government • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 825 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 15, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.