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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Urbana

 
Clickable Map of Champaign County, Illinois and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Champaign County, IL (22) Douglas County, IL (2) Edgar County, IL (11) Ford County, IL (1) McLean County, IL (79) Piatt County, IL (14) Vermilion County, IL (61)  ChampaignCounty(22) Champaign County (22)  DouglasCounty(2) Douglas County (2)  EdgarCounty(11) Edgar County (11)  FordCounty(1) Ford County (1)  McLeanCounty(79) McLean County (79)  PiattCounty(14) Piatt County (14)  VermilionCounty(61) Vermilion County (61)
Urbana, Illinois and Vicinity
    Champaign County (22)
    Douglas County (2)
    Edgar County (11)
    Ford County (1)
    McLean County (79)
    Piatt County (14)
    Vermilion County (61)
 
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1Illinois (Champaign County), Urbana — Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial DistrictUrbana, Illinois — County-Seat Marker —
Abraham Lincoln traveled this way as he rode the Circuit of the Eighth Judicial District ···1847 - 1857 — Map (db m12194) HM
2Illinois (Champaign County), Urbana — Anthropology and Society
During the mid-twentieth century, two anthropologists made landmark contributions to their field. Julian H. Steward developed cultural ecology, a method for studying cultural change by analyzing the interaction of social life, environment, and . . . — Map (db m109619) HM
3Illinois (Champaign County), Urbana — Illini Supersweet Corn
Illini Supersweet Corn In 1953, John R. Laughnan discovered that kernels of mutant corn were "unusually sweet." Within eight years, Laughnan had developed the "Illini Supersweet" hybrid that revolutionized the sweet corn industry. . . . — Map (db m109618) HM
4Illinois (Champaign County), Urbana — Lincoln & PhotographyLooking for Lincoln
Top Section During the Spring term of the Circuit Court in 1858, Abraham Lincoln sat for a portrait with photographer Samuel Alschuler. Alschuler’s studio was on the second floor of the Lowenstern Building, at the southwest corner of . . . — Map (db m31120) HM
5Illinois (Champaign County), Urbana — Urbana's LincolnLooking for Lincoln
Top Section Murder, larceny, and even rape- - -the young circuit lawyer Abraham Lincoln, practicing in Urbana, handled cases involving all of these in the courthouse which stood on this city block. Lincoln unsuccessfully defended . . . — Map (db m31119) HM
 
 
 
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Jan. 16, 2021