Political Allies

Standing in front of the Governor John Wood Mansion, Wood’s third home in Quincy, learn how Lincoln and Wood supported each other politically.  Find out more about the notable political and military career of Quincy’s founder.  Also learn about Wood’s fourth home, an octagonal stone mansion and one of Illinois’ finest homes.

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. 

Guide to Lincoln's Quincy:  https://seequincy.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/lincoln-in-quincy_web_2016.pdf



Visitor Information

Address: 425 S. 12th St. Quincy, Illinois 62301