Documents & Publications

As a National Historic Landmark, the Owen Lovejoy Homestead has been the topic of several published documents.  Below you will find past articles and documents that contain fascinating information about this remarkable man, Owen Lovejoy, and the homestead.

Some of these articles are published as Adobe Acrobat PDF's and require a plug-in for your browser to view the files.

The Lovejoy Shrine

If you would like to learn more about Owen Lovejoy and the Underground Railroad, we recommend purchasing a copy of "The Lovejoy Shrine" by George Owen Smith of Princeton, Illinois. The price of the book is $1 plus $1 shipping and handling.

To order this book call:

Princeton Chamber of Commerce