Bryant House, Bement, Illinois

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Depicted ContentBryant House, Bement, IL
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Historic American Buildings Survey Print by Hawkin's Studio - Photographers - Photo taken about July 1925. View from southwest.
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Historic American Buildings Survey Collection, Library of Congress
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House of Mr. and Mrs. F.B. Bryant, friends of Stephen Douglas. Here Douglas wrote the letter of proposal for the Lincoln-Douglas Debates and also met with Lincoln on the evening of July 29, 1858 to agree on the details of the plan of debates.
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