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

Globe Tavern

 
 
Globe Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 27, 2020
1. Globe Tavern Marker
Inscription.  


On this site stood
the Globe Tavern
the home of
Abraham Lincoln
and his wife
from the time of
their marriage on
November 4, 1842
until
May 2, 1844.
Here their first child
was born.

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list.
 
Location. 39° 48.044′ N, 89° 39.077′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker is on East Adams Street west of South 4th Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 E Adams St, Springfield IL 62701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Globe Tavern (here, next to this marker); Illinois State Register (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Campaign Poles (about 400 feet away); Brunwick's Billiard Hall (about 400 feet away); Lincoln's Final Journey (about 500
Globe Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 27, 2020
2. Globe Tavern Marker
feet away); Joshua Speed's Store (about 500 feet away); Mary Lincoln's Ring (about 500 feet away); Lincoln's Hat (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Additional keywords. Mary Todd Lincoln, Robert Todd Lincoln
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 46 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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