Site of Camp Yates

Site of Camp Yates (HM1LA3)

Location: Springfield, IL 62704 Sangamon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 48.0444', W 89° 40.3632'

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Here Gen. U. S. Grant started his Civil War career

Site of
Camp Yates
1861
Here
Gen. U. S. Grant
started his
Civil War career
Details
HM NumberHM1LA3
Tags
Historical Period19th Century
Historical PlaceFort
Marker TypeMemorial
Marker ClassHistorical Marker
Marker StyleCarved Stone
Marker Condition
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Date Added Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 at 12:24pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
Location DescriptionTo the right of the stairs that enter Dubois Elementary School.
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 271180 N 4409059
Decimal Degrees39.80074000, -89.67272000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 48.0444', W 89° 40.3632'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 48' 2.6640" N, 89° 40' 21.7920" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)217
Can be seen from road?Yes
Is marker in the median?No
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120 S Lincoln Ave, Springfield IL 62704, US
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Visiting the marker in preparation of a workshop on U. S. Grant

Jun 23, 2015 at 12:28pm PDT by holdiman

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