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Mt. Pulaski, Illinois Historical Markers

 
Marker & Mt. Pulaski Court House image, Touch for more information
By Al Wolf, October 5, 2008
Marker & Mt. Pulaski Court House
Illinois (Logan County), Mt. Pulaski — Abraham Lincoln - Eighth Judicial District Mt. Pulaski, Illinois County-Seat Marker
Abraham Lincoln traveled this way as he rode the Circuit of the Eighth Judicial District 1847 - 1857 — Map (db m12187) HM
Illinois (Logan County), Mt. Pulaski — Bi-Plane - Train Race 1910
The historic race between a Wright Brothers bi-plane (2 wings) and an Illinois Central Steam train took place September 29, 1910 from Washington Park in Chicago to the State Fairgrounds in Springfield. Wilbur Wright was a passenger on the train. . . . — Map (db m12323) HM
Illinois (Logan County), Mt. Pulaski — Circuit Court Stop
Mid-19th Century Lawyers riding the eighth judicial circuit sometimes found that local accommodations left much to be desired. If they were lucky, a prosperous local resident would invite them into their home. If not, they were at the mercy of . . . — Map (db m41239) HM
Illinois (Logan County), Mt. Pulaski — Lincoln's Law Practice
Lincoln illustrator Lloyd Ostendorf imagined this scene in connection with Mt. Pulaski's "cast iron tombstone" case that Lincoln handled on appeal in the Illinois Supreme Court in Springfield (1859). Two local residents separately sued Reuben Miller . . . — Map (db m41242) HM
Illinois (Logan County), Mt. Pulaski — Mt. Pulaski Court House
Mt. Pulaski served as the seat of Logan County from 1848 to 1853. The First County Court was at Postville, now part of Lincoln, Illinois. In 1848 Logan County voters approved the removal of the Court from Postville to Mt. Pulaski. Local citizens . . . — Map (db m12327) HM

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