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Lebanon in Boone County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Abraham Lincoln

 
 
Abraham Lincoln Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, August 12, 2007
1. Abraham Lincoln Marker
Inscription. Enroute to Washington, D.C., to become 16th President of the U.S., addressed citizens of Lebanon and Boone County from rear of railroad passenger car at this place on the evening of February 11, 1861.
 
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Committee of Boone County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln 1861 Inaugural Train Stops marker series.
 
Location. 40° 2.718′ N, 86° 28.164′ W. Marker is in Lebanon, Indiana, in Boone County. Marker is on South Lebanon Street (State Road 39) south of South Street (State Road 32), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lebanon IN 46052, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boone County (Indiana) Veterans (approx. 0.2 miles away); Boone County Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Boone County REMC (approx. 8.6 miles away); Indian Cemetery (approx. 8.8 miles away); Jamestown (Indiana) War Memorial (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
Abe Lincoln Marker, with view of surroundings. image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, August 12, 2007
2. Abe Lincoln Marker, with view of surroundings.
 Video - - "Abraham Lincoln Biography. . ." - (Courtesy - YouTube)::. (Submitted on February 15, 2013.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,723 times since then and 62 times this year. Last updated on November 29, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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