Sarah Cook House

Sarah Cook House (HMWNR)

Location: Springfield, IL 62703 Sangamon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 47.808', W 89° 38.701'

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During 1860, this house was rented to Mrs. Cook, a widow, who let rooms to help provide support for herself and her children. In 1855, a Springfield newspaper carried an advertisement for Mrs. Cook's photographic studio, with its "splendid Camera, beautiful stock, and the best light in the city."
Series This marker is part of the Illinois: Lincoln Home National Historic Site series
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 6:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 273539 N 4408551
Decimal Degrees39.79680000, -89.64501667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 47.808', W 89° 38.701'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 47' 48.48" N, 89° 38' 42.06" W
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Area Code(s)217
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 623 S 8th St, Springfield IL 62703, US
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