Pittsfield in Pike County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Colonel William Ross House
Lincoln Stayed Here
— Looking for Lincoln —
Erected by The Abe Lincoln Project and Looking for Lincoln in Pike County.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Looking for Lincoln series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsfield IL 62363, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Michael J. Noyes House (approx. ¾ mile away); The Printer's Devil (approx. 0.9 miles away); Charles Lame House (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Shastid House (approx. one mile away); Site of the Daniel H. Gilmer Home and Law Office. (approx. 1.1 miles away); Site Of The Free Press Newspaper (approx. 1.1 miles away); Star Hotel (approx. 1.1 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 14, 2019, by Emily Pursley of Pittsfield, Illinois. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on January 17, 2019, by Emily Pursley of Pittsfield, Illinois. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 14, 2019, by Emily Pursley of Pittsfield, Illinois. 3. submitted on May 30, 2019, by Emily Pursley of Pittsfield, Illinois. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.