Unknown to most people in Decatur or Illinois, the name “Richard J. Oglesby” was heard once again 44 years after the governor’s death. It wasn’t used in connection to a Civil War book or a statue, but his name was remembered in a very special way.
Join Governor Oglesby Mansion, Inc. as it works to restore and maintain the Gov. Richard J. Oglesby Mansion.
Download and Print the Governor Oglesby Mansion, Inc. Membership Card and mail it to us at 421 W. William St., Decatur, IL 62522.