The Square in Rushville

Lincoln Rock
in the park on the square
October 20, 1858, on this spot Abraham Lincoln addressed the people of Rushville.
He also practiced law in the courthouse which formerly stood on this spot.

Gazebo in the center of the Square,
site of the first courthouse

Rushville Square 1900 
Rushville Square mid 1960's

Courthouse Over the Years

1830 Ink Drawing

courthouse picture
Mid 1920's

Courthouse Over the Years
Note: 2nd picture should say 1880's

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