Lincoln City in Spencer County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial
You are facing the wooded knoll on which sleeps Nancy Hanks Lincoln mother of the President who lived in this Hoosier environment during the formative years of his life from 1816 to 1830.
Beyond, to the north, is marked the site of the humble log cabin where she led him for a little while along the path to greatness.
Location. 38° 6.826′ N, 86° 59.753′ W. Marker is in Lincoln City, Indiana, in Spencer County. Marker is on East South Street east of Road 300 E, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3027 East South Street, Lincoln City IN 47552, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Nancy Hanks Lincoln Grave (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Lincoln Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cabin Site Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln Boyhood Trails (approx. half a mile away); David Turnham (1803-1884) (approx. Abraham Lincoln Employed (approx. 12.6 miles away); A New Home in Indiana (approx. 12.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lincoln City.
Also see . . . Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial. National Park Service (Submitted on March 16, 2014.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 16, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 273 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 16, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.