Museum Journal

General John A. Logan Museum’s blog shares insights and stories that provide a closer look at General John A. Logan’s life and legacy from the collections, new research, and discoveries from the archives.

1851

Logan receives Law Degree from the Louisville University and becomes the prosecuting attorney of the Third Judicial District Circuit

1847

Logan marches off to the Mexican-American War, a clerk with the First Illinois Infantry. He meets his future wife,

1826

On February 9, 1826, John Alexander Logan is born at home in what is now Murphysboro, Illinois.
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