Lincoln Spoke Here
—Built 1841-1846 —Michael Noyes was a native of New Hampshire and settled in Pittsfield in 1841, after having spent years in Pike County, Mo. He was the founder and editor of Pike County's first newspaper in 1841, "The Sucker and Farmer's Record." He was the first master of Pittsfield Lodge No. 56 AFAM when it was organized in 1848. Noyes family history says Lincoln gave a speech on the front lawn on one occasion.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at 10:02am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15S E 689065 N 4386410|
|Decimal Degrees||39.60658333, -90.79776667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 36.395', W 90° 47.866'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 36' 23.7" N, 90° 47' 51.96" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 707 E Washington St, Pittsfield IL 62363, US|
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