Columbia in Monroe County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Kaskaskia-Cahokia Trail; Columbia, Illinois.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is May 31, 1851.
Location. 38° 26.415′ N, 90° 11.573′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Illinois, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and Centerville Road, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 602 S Main St, Columbia IL 62236, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eichmuller-Rau Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Kaskaskia-Cahokia Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); German Style Cottage (within shouting distance of this marker); Schmidt House & Brewery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schmidt Beer Cave (about 800 feet away); Pfeffer Mercantile Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); Immaculate Conception Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miller-Fiege Home (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 18, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 19, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.