Murphysboro in Jackson County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Elizabeth Jenkins Logan
Erected 2010 by The First Bank and Trust Company of Murphysboro, the General John A. Logan Museum & the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Civil • Women. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list.
Location. 37° 45.854′ N, 89° 20.326′ W. Marker is in MurphysboroTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1403 Walnut St, Murphysboro IL 62966, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Israel Blanchard (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. John Logan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Logan Day 1914 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General John A. Logan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Conrad Will of Brownsville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackson County, Illinois (approx. 0.2 miles away); Company H 27th Illinois Infantry (approx. ¼ mile away); First Coal Mine in Illinois (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murphysboro.
More about this marker. Marker was dedicated on May 29, 2010, with descendants of the Logan family present at the ceremony.
Also see . . . Logan descendants return to region. Published by The Southern on May 30, 2010, Logan descendants from across the country came to Murphysboro to unveil and dedicate this marker. Some had not been to Murphysboro before. (Submitted on November 28, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 28, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.