Town/City
Naples
County
Scott County
State/Province
Illinois
Country
United States of America

Naples, Illinois

Summary

Post village situated along Illinois River. Located approximately fifty-five miles west of Springfield, Illinois. Platted 1825. Noted shipping point for grain and stock. Erastus Derby wrote to JS from village, 9 Oct. 1843, informing him of voyage and financial status of steamboat Maid of Iowa.