Lincoln Recuperates

Speculate about stories that Lincoln visited a barbershop and the No. 9 Saloon after the debate in Quincy. Learn about Lincoln’s exhaustion after the debate and the unusual treatment that revived him.  Find out about the newspaper reporter interview that led to headlines about Lincoln and establishing “Lincoln for President” meetings.

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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Address: Hampshire St. & N. 9th St. Quincy, Illinois 62301