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Historical Marker:

Robert B. Latham Home


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Location:
The marker is located in Lincoln, at the corner of Kickapoo Street and Delavan Street.
Latitude:
40.1484
Longitude:
-89.3604
Dedication Date:
03/01/1964
Dedication By:
Lincoln Kiwanis, Lions & Rotary Clubs and The Illinois State Historical Society

Marker Description:
On this site stood the home of Robert B. Latham who joined John D. Gillett and Virgil Hickox to found the town of Lincoln in 1853. Abraham Lincoln, judges and lawyers of the Eighth Judicial Circuit were frequent guests at his home.
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