Lawrenceburg in Dearborn County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1966 by Dearborn County Sesquicentennial Committee.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Lincoln 1861 Inaugural Train Stops series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1864.
Location. 39° 5.517′ N, 84° 50.778′ W. Marker is in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, in Dearborn County. Marker can be reached from South Walnut Street south of New Street. Marker is at the Ohio River at the South end of Walnut Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lawrenceburg IN 47025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Captain Samuel C. Vance (a few steps from this marker); Vietnam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lawrenceburgh (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hunt House HotelThe Price of Freedom (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dearborn County (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dearborn County World War I War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lawrenceburg.
Also see . . . Reaction - - to Speech at Lawrenceburg. (Courtesy: "YouTube") Michael Burlingame (Abraham Lincoln: A Life) comments about Lincoln's comments at Lawrenceburg. An excellent video! (Submitted on August 7, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,839 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 16, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 7. submitted on July 7, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.