13 Feb., 2016 LDN:
Mount Pulaski Courthouse celebrates
reception featuring coffee, cookies, and hot cider was held
at the Mt. Pulaski Courthouse on Friday, Feb. 12, from 12-4 p.m.
Visitors honored the 16th President of the United
States, who held our nation together in the 1860’s ... they
honored the man who still brings people to our town because he
practiced law here on his journey to the White House.
Pulaski was the second county seat of Logan County, but only had
that honor from 1848 to 1855, when the county seat went
permanently to the new town of Lincoln, in the center of the
county. Our Mt. Pulaski Courthouse opened as a State
Historic Site in 1939. It is managed by the Illinois Historic
Preservation Agency. The Mt. Pulaski Courthouse Foundation
was founded in 2011 to help care for and celebrate the