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ILLINOIS - Coles County

Airtight Bridge (added 1981 - - #81000211)
Also known as Bridge Number 3165
NE of Charleston , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: James,Claude L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Blakeman Bridge (added 1981 - - #81000212)
Also known as Bridge Number 3133
SE of Charleston , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mercantile Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Briggs, Alexander, House (added 1980 - - #80001341)
Also known as The Stone House
210 Jackson St. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Briggs,Alexander
Architectural Style: Italianate, Renaissance
Historic Person: Briggs,Alexander
Significant Year: 1894
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad Station (added 2004 - - #86000135)
Also known as Big Four Railroad Station
1632 Broadway St. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Economics, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Coles County Courthouse (added 1978 - - #78001118)
Charleston Public Sq. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rapp,Cornelius W.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Fifteenth Street and Oklahoma Avenue Brick Street (added 1999 - - #99001357)
500 through 1217 Fifteenth St. and 1500 through 1521 Oklahoma Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Harrison St. Bridge (added 1981 - - #81000213)
Also known as Bridge Number 3034
E of Charleston , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Oliver & Alexander
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Health Education Building (added 1995 - - #95000993)
Also known as McAfee Gymnasium
1611 4th St. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hammond, C. Herrick, Hewitt, Emerson and Greg
Architectural Style: Art Deco, Moderne, International Style
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Health Care, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Clinic, College, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Outdoor Recreation

Illinois Central Railroad Depot (added 2002 - - #02000098)
Also known as Illinois Central Railroad Station
1718 Broadway Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Parking Lot
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Parking Lot

McFarland House (added 1991 - - #91001690)
Also known as Dudley House
895 Seventh St. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mitchell,Charles D.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Museum, Single Dwelling

Old Main (added 1981 - - #81000214)
Also known as Livingston C. Lord Administration Building
Lincoln Ave. and 7th St. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Briggs,Alexander, Miller,George H.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Pemberton Hall and Gymnasium (added 1982 - - #82002521)
Lincoln Ave. and 4th St. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Sport Facility
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing

Railway Express Agency Building (added 1994 - - #94000974)
Also known as American Railway Express Company Building
1804 Western Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Rutherford, Dr. Hiram, House and Office (added 1982 - - #82002523)
14 S. Pike St. , Oakland
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Rutherford,Dr. Hiram
Significant Year: 1855, 1846
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Sixth, Seventh, and Tenth Street Stone Arch Bridges (added 2001 - - #01000869)
700 blks of Sixth, Seventh and Tenth Sts. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Briggs, Alexander
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Starr Hotel (added 1994 - - #94000975)
Also known as Custer Hotel;Shafer Hotel
1913--1923 Western Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Stone Quarry Bridge (added 1981 - - #81000215)
Also known as Bridge Number3111
NE of Charleston , Charleston
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: King Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

U. S. Post Office (added 1979 - - #79000818)
1701 Charleston Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Yeager,Mangnus & Son, Taylor,James K.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Unity Church (added 1982 - - #82002522)
220 Western Ave. , Mattoon
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure

Will Rogers Theatre and Commercial Block (added 1984 - - #84001066)
705-715 Monroe Ave. , Charleston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Roy M., multiple
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater




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