Galena in Jo Daviess County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The De Soto House
Erected 1959 by Illinois State Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Illinois State Historical Society series list.
Location. 42° 24.876′ N, 90° 25.797′ W. Marker is in Galena, Illinois, in Jo Daviess County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and Green Street, on the right when traveling north on South Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 230 S Main St, Galena IL 61036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ulysses S. Grant Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Point Of Beginning St. Augustine Church (approx. 9.6 miles away in Wisconsin); Father Samuel Mazzuchelli (approx. 11 miles away in Wisconsin); The Old Chicago Stageroad (approx. 12.8 miles away in Wisconsin); Wisconsin Lead Region (approx. 13.7 miles away in Wisconsin); Historical Badger Park (approx. 14.6 miles away in Wisconsin); Badger Mine – Badger Lot Diggings (approx. 14.6 miles away in Wisconsin).
Also see . . . DeSoto House Hotel. (Submitted on March 12, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 380 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.