Ware in Union County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lewis & Clark Expedition
— 1803-1806 —
Erected by The Illinois Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Commission, Illinois Bureau of Tourism and the National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Science & Medicine • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Lewis & Clark Expedition series list.
Location. 37° 26.658′ N, 89° 23.757′ W. Marker is in Ware, Illinois, in Union County. Marker is on Illinois Route 3 south of Illinois Route 146, on the right when traveling south. Marker is on a roadside Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jonesboro IL 62952, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lewis and Clark in Illinois (here, next to this marker); All Veterans Past, Present, and Future (approx. 3˝ miles away); Bushyhead Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away in Missouri); Anna-Jonesboro (approx. 3.9 miles away); Father Jacques Marquette (approx. 4˝ miles away in Missouri); Lincoln-Douglas Debate (approx. 7 miles away); Where Lincoln Walked (approx. 7 miles away); Background of the Debates (approx. 7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 29, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.