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Springfield in Sangamon County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Charles Arnold House

 
 
Charles Arnold House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 16, 2011
1. Charles Arnold House Marker
Inscription. This was the Arnold residence from 1850 to the 1870's. A political ally of Abraham Lincoln, Arnold was twice elected County Sheriff on the Whig ticket during the years he was Lincoln's neighbor.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Lincoln Home National Historic Site marker series.
 
Location. 39° 47.823′ N, 89° 38.702′ W. Marker is in Springfield, Illinois, in Sangamon County. Marker is at the intersection of 8th Street and Jackson Street on 8th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Springfield IL 62701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lincoln's Home Becomes a Shrine (a few steps from this marker); Charles Corneau House (a few steps from this marker); Julia Sprigg House (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Lincoln's Circle of Friends (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Cook House (within shouting distance of this marker); Allen Miller House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Underground Railroad in Lincoln's Neighborhood (within shouting distance of this marker); Economic and Ethnic Diversity in Springfield (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Springfield.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Charles Arnold House image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 16, 2011
2. Charles Arnold House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 17, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 451 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 17, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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