H.I. Lincoln Building
Also known as: Lincoln Highway Association National Headquarters136 N. Elm Street, Franklin Grove, Illinois
Antebellum brick buidling constructed by a cousin Abraham Lincoln
The Franklin Grove Farming Heritage Association, that actually owns the building, reports that H.I. Lincoln was a cousin to Abraham Lincoln. Today, the building is on the original route of the Lincoln Highway (named for the martyred president) and serves as the organization's national headquarters.
Note the Lincoln Highway Marker in front of the building.
Photo taken by J.R. Manning
+41.84147, -89.2993441°50'29" N, 89°17'58" W
Quadrangle map:Franklin Grove
- July 29, 2011: Added by J.R. Manning
- J.R. Manning - Lugnuts969 [at] gmail [dot] com