The Rev. James Caldwell Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, has regular meetings on the second Tuesday of every month, September through June, unless otherwise designated. Please contact us for time and place.
The Rev. James Caldwell
Chapter owns and maintains the
Information and tours can be scheduled by contacting 217-245-7023 or 217-553-7023.
An old fashioned ice cream social will be held on the lawn on the first Thursday of August. In case of rain, the event will be one week later.
This 3-story, 17-room
Mansion was built in 1834 for Illinois Governor Joseph Duncan, his wife
Elizabeth, and their family. It served as the official Governor's
The Mansion was placed on
the National Register of Historic Places in 1971 and houses many of the
The walnut stairway which spans three stories, features short risers designed to accommodate Mrs. Duncan's petite form--Mrs. Duncan was 4' 5" tall.
very proud of the