Pittsfield in Pike County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1858.
Location. 39° 36.418′ N, 90° 48.332′ W. Marker is in Pittsfield, Illinois, in Pike County. Marker is on East Washington Street west of Monroe Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the courthouse lawn. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsfield IL 62363, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of John Thomson Hodgen, M.D. and Henry Hodgen Mudd, M.D. (a few steps from this marker); Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); In Memoriam Pike County's Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); Lincoln's Pike County (within shouting distance of this marker); Mansion House Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); John G. Nicolay (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Daniel H. Gilmer Home and Law Office. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsfield.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 332 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2014, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.