Bloomington in McLean County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
David Davis Mansion
Erected 1969 by Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Illinois State Historical Society series lists.
Location. 40° 28.904′ N, 88° 58.838′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Illinois, in McLean County. Marker is at Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomington IL 61701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. My Good Friend (a few steps from this marker); Cloverlawn (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Illinois Central R. R. (approx. ¼ mile away); Lincoln's Real Estate (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Home of Julia Green Scott (approx. half a mile away); Lincoln Oak Tree (approx. half a mile away); Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I (approx. half a mile away); Florence Fifer Bohrer (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
Also see . . .
1. Welcome to Davis Mansion. This link holds a number of items to help. Click around its many hot buttons. (Submitted on October 8, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Travel with Lincoln. Climb into Lincoln’s buggy and take a trip with Lincoln and his fellow lawyers on the job traveling Illinois as Circuit Lawyers. See all the Lincoln Circuit Markers (and a surprise or two), in the order of his travels while a member of the Circuit of the Eighth Judicial District (of Illinois) during 1847-1857. Use the “First >>” button in the upper right to see these markers in sequence, starting from Springfield. (Submitted on October 17, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 8, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,806 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on October 8, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 11. submitted on April 4, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.