Lincoln's 1854 Visit

At the site of historic Kendal Hall learn about Lincoln’s speech there attacking slavery and popular sovereignty. Find out about this special building and the political meetings held there. Also, learn how Lincoln handled an attempted political smear about another meeting he supposedly attended in Quincy.

Looking for Exhibits Wayside Exhibits related to Quincy in the Lincoln Era are located at 18 sites. The exhibits provide details about Lincoln, events, local people, and environment that contributed to Lincoln's Quincy story. 

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Visitor Information

Address: West of Southwest Corner of 6th & Maine Quincy, Illinois 62301