City: Bishob Hill

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City:Bishob Hill

Bishop Hill, Illinois

201 Main St., Bishob Hill, IL, 61419

In 1846, a group of Swedish immigrants seeking religious freedom left their native land under the guidance of their charismatic spiritual leader, Erik Jansson. The site for their new utopia, later called Bishop Hill, was described to them as a “land of pl ...

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