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Historical Marker:

Vandalia Inn


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Location:
The marker is located in Vandalia at Third Street and Gallatin Street.
Coordinates:
No coordinates identified
Dedication Date:
01/01/1954
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Marker Description:
The 'very large tavern House, called the Vandalia Inn' opened here on November 15, 1834 with thirteen lodging rooms and a large dining room. Some years later it was known as Matthew Thompson's Tavern and was a depot for the Overland Stage. It was destroyed by fire in June 1853.

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