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Historical Marker:

Historic Vandalia


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Location:
The marker is located inside the Vandalia Statehouse State Memorial.
Latitude:
38.9611
Longitude:
-89.0939
Dedication Date:
01/01/1900
Dedication By:
The Illinois State Historical Society

Marker Description:
Vandalia was the second capitol of Illinois, 1820-1839. Here met the General Assembly, the Supreme Court, and the Federal Courts. Abraham Lincoln served in the House of Representatives 1834-1839, and Stephen A. Douglas 1836-1837.
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