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ILLINOIS - De Kalb County

Ashelford Hall (added 1995 - - #95000990)
566 Eychaner Rd. , Esmond
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ashelford, W.H.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Music Facility
Current Function: Work In Progress

Brower, Adolphus W., House (added 1979 - - #79003160)
Also known as George F. Beasley House
705 DeKalb Ave. , Sycamore
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Chicago and Northwestern Depot (added 1978 - - #78003101)
Also known as ITT - Holub Industries Warehouse
Sacramento and DeKalb Sts. , Sycamore
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Egyptian Theatre (added 1978 - - #78003100)
135 N. 2nd St. , De Kalb
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Behrens,Elmer F.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ellwood Mansion (added 1975 - - #75002075)
509 N. 1st St. , De Kalb
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Ellwood,Isaac Leonard
Significant Year: 1888, 1910, 1879
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Elmwood Cemetery Gates (added 1978 - - #78003102)
S. Cross and Charles Sts. , Sycamore
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Art
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Glidden, Joseph F., House (added 1973 - - #73002159)
917 W. Lincoln Hwy. , De Kalb
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Glidden,Joseph Farwell
Significant Year: 1873, 1876, 1861
Area of Significance: Industry, Invention
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Gurler, George H., House (added 1979 - - #79003158)
205 Pine St. , De Kalb
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Gurler,George H.
Significant Year: 1893, 1857
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Haish Memorial Library (added 1980 - - #80004319)
Also known as DeKalb Public Library
309 Oak St. , De Kalb
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Skogland & Wedberg, White & Weber
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Marsh, William W., House (added 1978 - - #78003103)
740 W. State St. , Sycamore
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Marsh,William Wallace
Significant Year: 1875, 1873
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Invention
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Nisbet Homestead Farm (added 1984 - - #84001069)
Also known as The Old Stone House
Suydam Rd. , Earlville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nisbet,Matthew
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Sandwich City Hall (added 1979 - - #79003159)
144 E. Railroad St. , Sandwich
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Doan,Israel
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, City Hall, Courthouse, Government Office, Meeting Hall, Music Facility
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Government Office

Sycamore Historic District (added 1978 - - #78003104)
Irregular pattern along Main and Somonauk Sts. , Sycamore
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

US Post Office--DeKalb (added 1995 - - #94001596)
100 W. Lincoln Hwy. , DeKalb
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor, James Knox
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

White, Williard, Round Barn (added 1982 - - #82005205)
W of Hinckley , Hinckley
Owner: Private

von KleinSmid Mansion (added 1985 - - #85000979)
218 W. Center , Sandwich
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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