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Downtown Quincy Historic District
(added 1983 - Adams County - #83000298)
Roughly bounded by Hampshire, Jersey, 4th and 8th Sts. , Quincy
(240 acres, 96 buildings)
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

Lock and Dam No. 21 Historic District
(added 2004 - Adams County - #04000181)
0.5 mi. W of IL 57 , Quincy
(1075 acres, 1 building, 4 structures, 4 objects)
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

Quincy East End Historic District
(added 1985 - Adams County - #85002791)
Roughly bounded by Hampshire, Twenty-fourth, State, and Twelfth Sts. , Quincy
(2500 acres, 493 buildings)
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 - Adams County - #00000414)
Roughly bounded by Broadway, N. Secod, Locust, and N. Twelfth Sts. , Quincy
(4880 acres, 1617 buildings)
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

South Side German Historic District
(added 1992 - Adams County - #92000484)
Also known as German Village;Calftown
Roughly bounded by 6th, 12th, Washington, Jersey and York Sts. , Quincy
(2080 acres, 757 buildings, 1 structure)
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 - Adams County - #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
(1470 acres, 859 buildings)
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

Woodland Cemetery
(added 2002 - Adams County - #02000096)
1020 S. Fifth St. , Quincy
(450 acres, 2 buildings, 4 structures, 36 objects)
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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