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Old Main at Knox College

Dusted with snow, Old Main at Knox College is the last remaining structure to host the 1858 senatorial debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas. A National Historic Landmark, the Collegiate Gothic building was completed in 1857.

Photo by Daniel M. Reck.

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