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Site of an Abraham Lincoln Speech in Philadelphia; Kahn/Stonorov building.

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Site of an Abraham Lincoln Speech in Philadelphia; Kahn/Stonorov building.

Abraham Lincoln gave a speech in 1861 on the steps of a building that had been here, the Hartman Kuhn Mansion, which had housed the Union League. There is now a Dollar Point store here. See the wonderful Abraham Lincoln in Philadelphia by M. Kelly Tillery in the Philadelphia Lawyer, Spring 2010, for more information.

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Location: Hartman Kuhn Manion / First Home for Union League , 1118 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107, United States
Listing Category: Architecture, Buildings, History, Lincoln, Abraham, Preservation / Protection Needed
Virtual / Real: Virtual
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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Name : plaquemaster
Email : sjkc0072@aol.com
Comments : //www.phillymag.com/property/2014/04/25/chestnut-street-redevelopment-to-start-soon/.
Date : 2014-08-06