Athens in Menard County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Long Nine Banquet Site
Erected 1974 by Long Nine, Inc. and The Illinois State Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 39° 57.605′ N, 89° 43.431′ W. Marker is in Athens, Illinois, in Menard County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Marker is on the southeast Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Athens IL 62613, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham Lincoln, Deputy Surveyor, Sangamon County, Illinois (here, next to this marker); Highway Tree Planting (approx. 5.7 miles away); Mentor Graham (approx. 6½ miles away); New Salem (approx. 6.6 miles away); Sangamon River (approx. 6.6 miles away); Historic Tree (approx. 6.6 miles away); Prairie Land (approx. 6.6 miles away); The New Salem Lincoln League (approx. 6.6 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 3, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.