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1844
Samuel F. B. Morse send first telegraph message from Washington, D. C., to Baltimore, Maryland.
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

ILLINOIS - Adams County

Coca-Cola Bottling Company Building (added 1997 - - #97000032)
Also known as J.J. Fkynn Company
616 N. 24th St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shelton, Jesse, Martin, Geise Martin J.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Professional

Downtown Quincy Historic District (added 1983 - - #83000298)
Roughly bounded by Hampshire, Jersey, 4th and 8th Sts. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Hotel, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater

Ebenezer Methodist Episcopal Chapel and Cemetery (added 1984 - - #84000921)
NW of Golden , Golden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Exchange Bank (added 1987 - - #86003714)
Quincy St. , Golden
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution
Current Function: Education

Fall Creek Stone Arch Bridge (added 1996 - - #96001282)
1.2 mi. NE of Fall Cr.--Payson Rd., across Fall Cr. , Payson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mann, James, Elliot, Joseph
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Pedestrian Related

Gardner, Robert W., House (added 1979 - - #79000812)
Also known as Gardner House
613 Broadway St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Gardner,William W.
Significant Year: 1875
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lesem, S.J., Building (added 1999 - - #99001377)
Also known as Quincy Casket Company
135-37 N 3rd St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Lewis Round Barn (added 2003 - - #02001750)
2007 E 1250th St. , Mendon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lamber, Huber
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Lewis Round Barn (added 2002 - - #84000916)
NW of Clayton , Clayton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Huber,Lambert
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lock and Dam No. 21 Historic District (added 2004 - - #04000181)
0.5 mi. W of IL 57 , Quincy
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Abbott, Edwin E., et al., COE
Area of Significance: Conservation, Transportation, Maritime History, Social History, Economics, Commerce, Politics/Government, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Morgan-Wells House (added 1977 - - #77000471)
Also known as Quincy YMCA Building
421 Jersey St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1855
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Sport Facility

Newcomb, Richard F., House (added 1982 - - #82002516)
Also known as Newcomb-Stillwell House
1601 Maine St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood,Ernest M., Chatten,Harvey
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Historic Person: Newcomb,Richard F.
Significant Year: 1891, 1890
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

One Thirty North Eighth Building (added 1984 - - #84000918)
130 N. 8th St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood,Ernest
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Quincy East End Historic District (added 1985 - - #85002791)
Roughly bounded by Hampshire, Twenty-fourth, State, and Twelfth Sts. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Quincy Northwest Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000414)
Roughly bounded by Broadway, N. Secod, Locust, and N. Twelfth Sts. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Chatten, Harvey
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Roy, John, Site (added 1978 - - #78001109)
Address Restricted , Clayton
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: early Late Woodland, Middle Woodland
Period of Significance: 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

South Side German Historic District (added 1992 - - #92000484)
Also known as German Village;Calftown
Roughly bounded by 6th, 12th, Washington, Jersey and York Sts. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

South Side German Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1995 - - #95000481)
Also known as German Village;Calftown;See Also:South Side German Historic
Roughly bounded by Jefferson, S. 12th, Jackson and S. 5th Sts. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Geise, Martin, Behrensmeyer, George
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

State Savings Loan and Trust (added 1979 - - #79000813)
Also known as 428 Maine Street
428 Maine St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood,Ernest M., Patton & Fisher
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Historic Person: Bull,Charles H.,et al.
Significant Year: 1902, 1892
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Music Facility, Organizational

Thomas, F. D., House (added 1983 - - #83000299)
Also known as Vollbracht House
321 N. Ohio St. , Camp Point
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood,Ernest
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

U.S. Post Office and Courthouse (added 1977 - - #77000472)
200 N. 8th St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bell,Mifflin E.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Post Office

Ursa Town Hall (added 2002 - - #02000095)
109 S. Warsaw St. , Ursa
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall
Current Function: Government, Social
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall

Villa de Kathrine (added 1978 - - #78001110)
Also known as "The Villa";"The Castle"
532 S. 3rd , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Warfield, William S., House (added 1979 - - #79000814)
1624 Maine St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Silsbee,Joseph Lyman
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Warfield,William S.
Significant Year: 1886
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Organizational

Wood, Ernest M., Office and Studio (added 1982 - - #82002517)
126 N. 8th St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood,Ernest Michael
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Wood, John, Mansion (added 1970 - - #70000228)
Also known as Historical Society of Quincy and Adams County Building
425 S. 12th St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Wood,John
Significant Year: 1835
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Organizational

Woodland Cemetery (added 2002 - - #02000096)
1020 S. Fifth St. , Quincy
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wood, John
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Art
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery




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