Old Shawneetown in Gallatin County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1976 by The Gallatin County Historical Society and the Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1816.
Location. 37° 41.643′ N, 88° 8.19′ W. Marker is in Old Shawneetown, Illinois, in Gallatin County. Marker is on Main Street south of Adams Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shawneetown IL 62984, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of General Logan's Marriage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lewis & Clark Expedition (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis and Clark in Illinois (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kaskaskia-Shawneetown and Goshen Trails (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Spirit of Shawneetown (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rawlings' Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); General Michael K. Lawler (approx. 3.1 miles away); James Harrison Wilson (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Shawneetown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 15, 2012, by Larry Senalik of Pleasant Plains, Illinois. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 15, 2012, by Larry Senalik of Pleasant Plains, Illinois. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.