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Illinois National Heritage Areas (Non-Units)

Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area

6/3/2017 Abraham Lincoln NHA (Vandalia State House State Historic Site). The Abraham Lincoln NHA is located in Central Illinois and has a charter to tell the stories of Lincoln’s life and times in Illinois. .

One park sign ...
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... and another
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3rd State Capitol
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Me and Ken ...
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... by the Cumberland Road end sign
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Madonna of the Trail
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Me, Abe and Ken
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Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor

8/24/1998 Chicago Portage National Historic Site Went a ways to the Little Red Schoolhouse nature center [Willow Springs], which is in the Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor, along with the Chicago Portage. Saw the animals in the old school, and took a short nature walk.

Little Red Schoolhouse
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8/29/2010 Chicago Portage National Historic Site We also walked a little way on the trails that were part of the Illinois and Michigan Canal NHC. The canals finally replaced the portage trail through the mud lakes that were on the mini-divide between east and west.

The park sign
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