Arcola in Douglas County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Birthplace of Johnny Gruelle
A prolific and versatile
artist and writer
Gruelle is best known
for giving Raggedy Ann
to the children of the world
Location. 39° 41.023′ N, 88° 18.503′ W. Marker is in Arcola, Illinois, in Douglas County. Marker is on N. Oak Street just north of East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 199-101 N Oak Street, Arcola IL 61910, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General U. S Grant took Command (approx. 14.4 miles away); Lincoln's Last Visit / The Debaters in Mattoon (approx. 14.4 miles away); Coles County - - Civil War Memorial (approx. 14.8 miles away); Coles County War Memorial (approx. 14.9 miles away); Rally After the Debate / Lincoln in Coles County (approx. 14.9 miles away); Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District (approx. 14.9 miles away).
Categories. • Arts, Letters, Music •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 14, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2019, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 12, 2019, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.