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Quincy in Adams County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

John Wood Mansion

Erected 1835

 
 
John Wood Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 11, 2012
1. John Wood Mansion Marker
Inscription. The home of Governor John Wood
Governor State of Illinois 1860-1861
Founder of Quincy, Illinois
Dedicated by Dorothy Quincy Chapter NSDAR
 
Erected 1984.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 55.63′ N, 91° 23.783′ W. Marker is in Quincy, Illinois, in Adams County. Marker is at the intersection of 12th Street and State Street on 12th Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quincy IL 62301, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Political Allies (here, next to this marker); Lincoln's Confidante (approx. 0.6 miles away); Warm, Sincere Friendship (approx. 0.6 miles away); Augustine Tolton (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lincoln's 1854 Visit (approx. 0.7 miles away); Lincoln's Honored Friend (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Quincy "Copperhead" (approx. 0.7 miles away); Search for Equality (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quincy.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
John Wood Mansion, South Side image. Click for full size.
By Reg Ankrom, June 10, 2012
2. John Wood Mansion, South Side
John Wood Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, June 11, 2012
3. John Wood Mansion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 512 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 24, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on September 14, 2012, by Reg Ankrom of Quincy, Illinois.   3. submitted on August 24, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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