West Dundee in Kane County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Pinkerton’s Early Home
Erected 1968 by Troop 35 of the Boy Scouts of America, Dundee Township Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • Law Enforcement • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Illinois State Historical Society series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1861.
Location. 42° 5.869′ N, 88° 16.79′ W. Marker is in West DundeeTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 217 West Main Street, Dundee IL 60118, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Otto J. Maha (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Duff House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dundee Veterans Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away); West Dundee Riverwalk (approx. 0.4 miles away); W. [William] W. & Phebe Welch (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Billy and Ma Sunday (approx. 1.8 miles away); Illinois Watch Case Company (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Dundee.
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