Isaac Burner's Residence, New Salem State Park

Isaac Burner's Residence, New Salem State Park Lincoln's New Salem Illinois


Stock #: 215127
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: New Salem
State: Illinois (IL)
County: Pike
Publisher: Curt Teich & Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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ISAAC BURNER CABIN Isaac Burner with his family and Isaac Gulihur are said to have come to New Salem from Kentucky in 1829 or 1830. The records show that on October 25, 1832, Isaac Burner purchased two lots from John M. Camron, and wife, Polly, for $10,00. In 1835 the Burner family left New Salem and moved to the country about six miles southwest of Knoxville. Historic New Salem State Park is located near Petersburg on Highways 97 and 123 about 17 miles northwest of Springfield, Illinois