Lincoln in Logan County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lincoln Rustic Scene of Conspiracy
Erected by Lincoln Rustic Inn Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • Law Enforcement. A significant historical year for this entry is 1876.
Location. 40° 8.783′ N, 89° 21.834′ W. Marker is in Lincoln, Illinois, in Logan County. Marker is on Pulaski Street, on the Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 412 Pulaski Street, Lincoln IL 62656, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Samuel C. Parks (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln Rallies the People (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (about 300 feet away); The Lincoln House (about 400 feet away); Logan County's Civil War Dead (about 400 feet away); This Lot was Owned by Abraham Lincoln (about 400 feet away); Lincoln's Lot (about 500 feet away); Centennial Park (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln.
Regarding Lincoln Rustic Scene of Conspiracy. A mural inside the Rustic Inn depicted the conspirators discussing their plans over drinks with the bartender overhearing. The bartender allegedly reported his news to the authorities who later captured the offenders.
1. My home
This is our home currently but sadly nothing original was left. I have done some historic research and believe there was a mural somewhere and can only imagine what it must have looked like. If anyone has any photos, stories or history of this place I would truly love to know. An HMdb editor can put you in
— Submitted July 28, 2021.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,575 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 25, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 3. submitted on October 10, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 4. submitted on August 25, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. 5, 6. submitted on October 10, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.