Bloomington in McLean County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
John M. Scott
Aug. 1, 1824--Jan. 21, 1898
Judge Scott was also one of the founders and the first President of the McLean County Historical Society, continuing in that capacity until his death.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places.
Location. 40° 28.589′ N, 88° 59.6′ W. Marker is in Bloomington, Illinois, in McLean County. Marker is on South Main Street (Business U.S. 51) near East Olive Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is on the grounds of Bloomington City Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 109 East Olive St, 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. Asahel Gridley's Bank (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lost Speech (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Lost Speech (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major's Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miller-Davis Buildings Miller-Davis Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The National Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Rounds Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bloomington.
Also see . . . John M. Scott on Wikipedia. Wiki page for the three-term Chief Justice of the Illinois Supreme Court. (Submitted on September 29, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.