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Union County Illinois Historical Markers

 
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By Steve Masler, May 8, 2018
King Neptune Marker
Illinois (Union County), Anna — King Neptune1942-1950 — Navy Mascot Pig
Raised by Patty Boner, West Frankfort; given to Navy recruiter Don Lingle, Anna; and auctioned by L. Oard Sitter, Anna around the State of Illinois for over $19,000,000 in WW II War Bonds — Map (db m117467) HM WM
Illinois (Union County), Jonesboro — Lincoln-Douglas Debates
In Commemoration on the afternoon of September the 15th, 1858 upon this acre in the Jonesboro fair-grounds and as rival candidates for the United States Senatorship from the State of Illinois. Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. . . . — Map (db m62732) HM

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