The Lamon House is a Greek Revival Cottage built in 1850 by
Joseph and Melissa Beckwith Lamon. The Lamon House
is believed to be the oldest frame house in the Danville Area.
Joseph is the cousin of Ward Hill Lamon,
Lincoln's law partner and bodyguard.
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Bob O'Connor books on Ward Hill Lamon available at The Lamon House:
2007 WDAN interview with Bob O'Connor
The Lamon House
Vermilion County Museum Society
116 North Gilbert Street
Danville, Illinois 61832
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