Springfield is a city located in the center of the state of , USA. It is the capital of Illinois, not as well as the county seat of Sangamon County.
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The , located in Springfield, Illinois, houses the legislative and executive branches of the government of the U.S. state of . Photo: Dschwen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The documents the life of the 16th U.S. President, Abraham Lincoln, and the course of the American Civil War. Photo: Rogerd, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , in Springfield, Illinois, is the fifth capitol building built for the U.S. state of . Photo: Shadow2700, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The is the official residence of the Governor of Illinois. Photo: Teemu08, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village in , , . is situated 2 miles northeast of Springfield.


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