Columbia in Monroe County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Franklin Inn & Buck Tavern
S Main St & S Liberty St
— Historic Main Street —
Erected by Kaskaskia Cahokia Trail; Columbia, Illinois.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
Location. 38° 26.51′ N, 90° 11.823′ W. Marker is in Columbia, Illinois, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Schaefer House (a few steps from this marker); Breidecker House (within shouting distance of this marker); Roessler Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Immaculate Conception Church (about 400 feet away); Old Engine House & Faust Dry Goods (about 400 feet away); Miller-Fiege Home (about 400 feet away); Columbia (about 500 feet away); Gedern - Columbia Sister Cities since 1993 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 19, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 100 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 19, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.