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Adcock's Union Café and Randolph House Hotel
Adcock's Union Café and Randolph House Hotel
TitleAdcock's Union Café and Randolph House Hotel
Photo Number003061.JPG
CollectionDigital Image Collection (Western Illinois University)
KeywordsMacomb Square Southeast Side East Side Randolph House Hotel Abraham Lincoln William H. Randolph Building Buildings Business Businesses Tom Adcock Union Cafe
Subject HeadingMacomb--Square (Southeast Side)
DescriptionThe Randolph House Hotel was built by grocer, sheriff, circuit clerk, and state legislator William H. Randolph. Lincoln stayed at the hotel during his two visits to Macomb in 1858. In 1937, the north half of the building was torn down and a Woolworth store was built there. In 1913, the Union Cafe was located at 9 East Side Square.
Aux. Photo# NegativeNeg 994-28
Aux. Photo# Other003061.TIF
Location of Original PhotoJournal of the Illinois State Historical Society Vol. 9, No. 4, April 1916, p. 498. Also Macomb Square Album--Southeast Side
RightsWIU Libraries Archives & Special Collections -- All Rights Reserved. For permission to reproduce, distribute, or otherwise use this image, contact the WIU Archives and Special Collections at malpass-archives@wiu.edu.
Timestamp20050811131009
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