"Protect the Flag" SpeechIn this Old Capitol on April 25, 1861, Senator Douglas delivered his "Protect the Flag" speech, one of the most heroic and effective speeches in the English language. His plea helped save our Country and was the culmination of his great career.
|Placed By||Springfield Historical Monuments Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 5:42am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 273259 N 4408970|
|Decimal Degrees||39.80050000, -89.64843333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 48.03', W 89° 38.906'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 48' 1.80" N, 89° 38' 54.36" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2-98 E Adams St, Springfield IL 62701, US|
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