Sunday, February 2, 2014

Lincoln Homestead State Park

Replica of the Lincoln Cabin, Lincoln Homestead State Park, Springfield, Washington County

Abraham Lincoln's grandmother raised her children, including Thomas, Abraham's father, at this site.

Memorial to Abraham Lincoln's Mother, Nancy Hanks

"All I am and ever hope to be I owe to my angel mother."-- Abraham Lincoln

The park also contains a golf course, picnic and play areas, a museum, and a lake for fishing.

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