Charles Corneau House

Charles Corneau House (HMWLG)

Location: Springfield, IL 62701 Sangamon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.82', W 89° 38.715'

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This was the residence of Lincoln's friend, Charles Corneau, a Springfield druggist. Historic records show that the Lincoln family purchased such items as "Cough Candy," "Castor Oil," and "Hair Balsam" at the Corneau and Diller drugstore. Like Lincoln, Corneau was active in the Whig political party.
Series This marker is part of the Illinois: Lincoln Home National Historic Site series
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 3:40pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 273520 N 4408574
Decimal Degrees39.79700000, -89.64525000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.82', W 89° 38.715'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 49.20" N, 89° 38' 42.90" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 401-499 S 8th St, Springfield IL 62701, US
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