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Edwardsville in Madison County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Edwardsville

Home of Five Illinois Governors

 
 
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By Mike Camero, August 6, 2011
1. Edwardsville - Home of Five Illinois Governors Marker
Inscription.
Edward Coles 1822-1826
Ninian Edwards 1826-1830
John Reynolds 1830-1834
Thomas Ford 1842-1846
Charles S. Deneen 1905-1913
 
Erected by Land O'Goshen Historical Society.
 
Location. 38° 48.698′ N, 89° 57.511′ W. Marker is in Edwardsville, Illinois, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of St Louis Street and Randle Street, on the left when traveling east on St Louis Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Edwardsville IL 62025, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ninian Edwards (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Abraham Lincoln's Speech (about 500 feet away); Edwardsville National Bank Clock (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Cemetery in the City of Edwardsville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cleaon Etzkorn Bandstand (approx. 0.3 miles away); In grateful memory of the early settlers. (approx. 0.3 miles away); In Memory of Dr. Thomas R. Yates (approx. 0.3 miles away); Benjamin Stephenson House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edwardsville.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 29, 2011, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. This page has been viewed 385 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on May 4, 2012, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. Photo   1. submitted on October 29, 2011, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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