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Springfield
Illinois Dept. Commerce & Community Affairs, Bureau
600 East Adams
Springfield IL 62701
Phone 217 782-7500
Web Site www.enjoyillinois.com
Toll Free 800 2Connect
E-mail mailto:Tourism@commerce.state.il.us
Description State Tourism agency
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Nature of Group or Site Government

  Springfield
 
Illinois Historic Preservation Agency
   500 East Madison
   Springfield IL  62701
   Phone 
217 785-1511
 
Web Site  http://www.state.il.us/hpa/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@ihpa.state.il.us <info@ihpa.state.il.us>
 
Description  SHPO, operates 58 sites, research library, preservation programs & register, home for IL Assoc of Museums
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Primary Focus  Preservation
 
Nature of Group or Site  Government
 
New or Updated:   2/9/2004

Illinois
Illinois Governor's Mansion

5th & Jackson
Springfield IL
Phone 217 782-6450
Web Site www.online-springfield.com/sites/mansion.html
Description current governor's residence has maintained that status since before Lincoln
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Governors Mansion
Nature of Group or Site Government

Springfield
Lincoln Depot
10th and Monroe Streets
Springfield IL 62701
Phone 217 544-8695
Web Site www.nps.gov.liho/depot/depot.htm
Description Lincoln departed for Washington from this depot, which now has exhibits detailing his trip
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus President
Building Type Depot
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics

Illinois
Springfield
Lincoln-Herndon Law Offices
Sixth & Adams
Springfield IL 62701
Phone 217 785-7961
Web Site www.state.il.us/HPA/Linchern.htm
Description where Lincoln practiced law before going to Washington
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics

  IL
 
Tampico
  Ronald Reagan's Birthplace
 
119 South Main
  Tampico IL 61283 
 
Phone  815 438-2130
  Web Site  http://www.americanpresidents.org/places/39a.asp
  Alt Web  http://ww3.saukvalley.com/community/tourism.php
  Description  Ronald Reagan left the apartment where he was born before he was a
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Primary Focus  President
  Nature of Group or Site  Government
  Industry /Profession  Politics
  Owner/Operator:  Tampico Historical Society
  New or Updated:  07/31/2003 

Illinois
Vandalia
Vandalia Statehouse SHS
315 West Gallatin
Vandalia IL 62471
Phone 618 283-1161
Web Site www.state.il.us/HPA/VANDALIA.HTM
Description early capital of Illinois, restored to appearance when Lincoln was in the legislature
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus President
Nature of Group or Site Government
Field of Study Science Facility Politics
Era 1836

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