Nauvoo in Hancock County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Prophet's Last Ride
This is the loveliest place and the best people under the heavens; little do they know the trials that await them.
Joseph and Hyrum then continued on to Carthage, Illinois, where they faced legal charges and eventual death at the hands of a mob.
Sculpted by Stan Watts and Kim Company, 2003
Location. 40° 33.029′ N, 91° 23.13′ W. Marker is in Nauvoo, Illinois, in Hancock County. Marker is on North Wells Street north of Mulholland Treet (Illinois Route 96), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is across from the Nauvoo Temple. Marker is in this post office area: Nauvoo IL 62354, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Icarian Community in Nauvoo (approx. half a mile away); Mansion House (approx. ¾ mile away); Nauvoo Survey Stone (approx. ¾ mile away); Bidamon Stable The Homestead (approx. ¾ mile away); Nauvoo, Illinois (approx. ¾ mile away); Red Brick Store (approx. 0.8 miles away); Nauvoo House (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Nauvoo.
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