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Sangamon County centennial marker dedication, 1921 (photo)

Above, children and others at the 1921 dedication of a marker at Second and Jefferson streets commemorating the decision a century earlier to designate Springfield as the seat of Sangamon County government. The marker was provided by the Springfield Chapter … Continue reading

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