Governor Coles Memorial

category : Memorials
Edward Coles was the second governor of Illinois (1822-1826). A former slaveowner from Virginia, Coles became an abolitionist and won the 1822 gubernatorial election as the candidate of the anti-slavery forces.

Hours: Daily: dawn to dusk
Address: Valley View Cemetery, 1564 Lewis Rd.
Phone: 217-785-1584

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