Alan Sue Photo Blog - Photography around here and there
Thursday, April 16, 2009
DeSoto House, Galena, IL. Saturday 4/11/09
A big hotel in a small town, named for a Spanish explorer, with a guest list including Abe Lincoln, U.S. Grant, Stephen Douglas, etc. Opened on April 9, 1855. One of these days I'll have to stop in at their tavern and soak in the history.