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Metamora in Woodford County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I

Stevenson House

 
 
Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I - Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
1. Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I - Marker
Inscription. Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I - Vice President of the United States (1893-1897). He and his bride, Letitia Green, moved to this house following their 1866 wedding and lived here until 1868. Mr. Stevenson practiced law at the Metamora Court House from 1858 to 1868.

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the Central Illinois Landmarks Foundation, the Stevenson House is owned by the Metamora Association for Historic Preservation.
 
Erected by Donated in Memory of Joseph F. Theena III.
 
Location. 40° 47.365′ N, 89° 21.807′ W. Marker is in Metamora, Illinois, in Woodford County. Marker is on West Walnut Street near South Menard Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 104 West Walnut Street, Metamora IL 61548, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Speeches by Douglas and Lincoln (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 3.4 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 6.4 miles away).
 
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National Registery of Historic Places image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
2. National Registery of Historic Places
 Biography. A short biography from the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress captures the political life of Adlai E. Stevenson. (Submitted on October 11, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
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Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
3. Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I
Right View - - Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
4. Right View - - Home of Adlai E. Stevenson I
Out Back ............ image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
5. Out Back ............
Adlai E. Stevenson I image. Click for full size.
Coutsey - United States Congress, circa 1900
6. Adlai E. Stevenson I
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 970 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 11, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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