Keokuk in Lee County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Estes House
for Soldiers of the Civil War
Apr. 17, 1862 – Oct. 1, 1865
Occupied this site
Erected 1929 by The Iowa Department Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War '61 - '65.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
Location. 40° 23.746′ N, 91° 23.015′ W. Marker is in Keokuk, Iowa, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and South 5th Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Marker is on the northwest corner. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keokuk IA 52632, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Permanent Jewish House of Worship in Iowa (approx. 0.2 miles away); National Association for Music Education (approx. 0.2 miles away); Welcome to Illinois (approx. 1.7 miles away in Illinois); Thy Wondrous Story, Illinois (approx. 3.8 miles away in Illinois); The First Fort Des Moines (approx. 9.6 miles away); Here Began the Dragoon Trail (approx. 9.6 miles away); Nauvoo, Illinois (approx. 9.9 miles away in Illinois); Nauvoo House (approx. 10 miles away in Illinois). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Keokuk.
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