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Historic Sites in Bloomington, IL

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Abraham Lincoln traveled this way as he rode the Circuit of the Eighth Judicial District ···1847 - 1857 hmdb.org

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Dedicated to the memory of those from McLean County who made the Surpreme Sacrifice World War II 1941- -1945 hmdb.org

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This was the home of Joseph W. Fifer, Republican Governor of Illinois, 1889-1893. Fifer was born in Virginia in 1840 ... hmdb.org

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My Good Friend

Bloomington, IL

The frame house (left) that once stood on the site of this Victorian mansion was the home of Abraham Lincoln’s truste... hmdb.org

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Cloverlawn

Bloomington, IL

David Davis swapped for the farm just east of here with Normal's founder Jesse Fell. Davis forgiving Fell's debts. Ju... hmdb.org

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Illinois Central R. R.

Bloomington, IL

"I am now free to make an engagement for the road; and if you think fit you may 'count me in,'" wrote Lincoln to Illi... hmdb.org

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The town of Normal was created at the junction of the Illinois Central and the Chicago and Alton Railroads. The Camel... hmdb.org

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Miller-Davis Building

Bloomington, IL

A National Register of Historic Places Site Here, in the 1840s attorneys of the old Eighth Judicial Circuit would gat... hmdb.org

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This was the home of Adlai E. Stevenson I, Vice-President of the United States, 1893-1897. Stevenson was born in Kent... hmdb.org

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Lincoln's Real Estate

Bloomington, IL

His love of wealth was very weak....he said he had no capacity whatever for speculation and never attempted it." So s... hmdb.org

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Major's Hall

Bloomington, IL

(Plaque 1) Major's Hall Erected 1852 by William Trabue Major Razed 1959 (Plaque 2) Illinois Republican Party born in ... hmdb.org

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Asahel Gridley's Bank

Bloomington, IL

"My line of defense is going to be that your tongue is no slanderer...that the people generally know you to be, impul... hmdb.org

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Florence Fifer Bohrer

Bloomington, IL

The first woman elected to the Illinois Senate, Florence Fifer Bohrer served two terms from 1925 to 1933. She chaired... hmdb.org

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The home of Julia Green Scott, (Mrs. Matthew T. Scott) seventh President General of the National Society Daughters of... hmdb.org

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The Pike House

Bloomington, IL

While I am writing speakers are addressing the people from the portico of the Pike House." Thus wrote the corresponde... hmdb.org

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The National Hotel

Bloomington, IL

Why if that one is named Democrat, I will name this one Whig," Lincoln said to John Ewing the proprietor. Such was Li... hmdb.org

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The Rounds Block

Bloomington, IL

The Rounds Block was built in 1857 by brickmaker S.D. Rounds. Rudolph Richter who was employed by Rounds, is believed... hmdb.org

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Lincoln Parking Deck

Bloomington, IL

A rustic on his first visit to the circus is how John W. Baddeley, an English immigrant farmer described Abraham Linc... hmdb.org

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David Davis Mansion

Bloomington, IL

This Victorian Mansion was the home of Judge David Davis, an associate of Abraham Lincoln's. Construction began in 18... hmdb.org

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The Lost Speech

Bloomington, IL

"I look upon that enactment not as a 'law,' but as 'violence' from the beginning. It was conceived in violence, passe... hmdb.org

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