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Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

This Vault

 
 
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By Sean Jones, January 9, 2020
1. This Vault Marker
Inscription.  
This vault
held the remains
of
Abraham Lincoln
from
May 4, 1865
to
December 21, 1865

 
Location. 39° 49.438′ N, 89° 39.341′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker can be reached from Monument Avenue 0.4 miles north of West Oak Ridge Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield IL 62702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Resting Place of Abraham Lincoln (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of Abraham Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); The Temporary Vault (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lincoln Tomb Custodian's Residence (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Grave of Abraham Lincoln (about 400 feet away); Building the Lincoln Tomb (about 400 feet away); Abraham Lincoln's Tomb (about 400 feet away); Temporary Tombs (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 9, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2020. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on January 9, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.
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