Galena in Jo Daviess County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Ulysses S. Grant Home
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1930
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating and illustrating
the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
Erected 1964 by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1930.
Location. 42° 24.667′ N, 90° 25.473′ W. Marker is in Galena, Illinois, in Jo Daviess County. Marker is on Bouthillier Street 0.2 miles east of Park Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Bouthillier St,, Galena IL 61036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The De Soto House (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Point Of Beginning St. Augustine Church (approx. 9.7 miles away in Wisconsin); Father Samuel Mazzuchelli (approx. 11.2 miles away in Wisconsin); The Old Chicago Stageroad (approx. 12.8 miles away in Wisconsin); City of Presidents — Presidential Shields (approx. 13.4 miles away in Wisconsin); The Whistle Post (approx. 13.4 miles away in Wisconsin); The Chimes of Time (approx. 13.4 miles away in Wisconsin).
Also see . . . Ulysses S. Grant Home. Galena State Historic Sites (Submitted on March 15, 2014.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 15, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 440 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 7, 2018, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. 3. submitted on March 15, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia. 4. submitted on June 7, 2018, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.