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1844
Samuel F. B. Morse send first telegraph message from Washington, D. C., to Baltimore, Maryland.
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ILLINOIS - Henry County

Andover Chapter House (added 1980 - - #80001367)
Locust St., NW , Andover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Helfensteller,Hirsch and Watson
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Annawan Chapter House (added 1980 - - #80001368)
206 S. Depot St. , Annawan
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Helfensteller,Hirsch and Watson
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Atkinson Hall (added 2003 - - #03001203)
Also known as American Legion Hall, Shearer Post #350
108 W. Main St. , Genesco
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clark, Alexander K., Hosford, J.E.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

Bishop Hill Historic District (added 1970 - - #70000244)
Also known as Bishop Hill Colony
Off US 34 , Bishop Hill
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Francis, Frederick, Woodland Palace (added 1975 - - #75000662)
2.5 mi. NE of Kewanee on IL 34 , Kewanee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Frances,Frederick
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Galva Opera House (added 1982 - - #82002538)
334--348 Front St. , Galva
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Sport Facility, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture

Henry County Courthouse (added 2004 - - #04000869)
307 W. Center St. , Cambridge
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tolan & Son, Hinkley, Julian
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Monument/Marker, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Johnson, Olof, House (added 1982 - - #82002539)
Also known as Edward H. Muncaster Residence
408 NW 4th St. , Galva
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Johnson,Olof
Significant Year: 1863
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Kewanee Hotel (added 2006 - - #05001605)
Also known as Parkside Hotel
125 N. Chestnut , Kewanee
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Kewanee Public Library (added 2006 - - #06000447)
102 S Tremont , Kewanee
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Granquist, Nels, et al., Patton and Miller
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Library
Current Function: Education, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Library

Lind, Jenny, Chapel (added 1975 - - #75000661)
Also known as Swedish Lutheran Church
SW corner 6th and Oak Sts. , Andover
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Work In Progress

Music Pavilion (added 2002 - - #02000544)
Also known as Central Park Bandstand
1208 5th St. , Orion
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Music Facility

Rehnstrom, August and Margaretha, House (added 2008 - - #08001170)
Also known as Andover Historical Museum
418 Locust St. , Andover
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: European, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Ryan Round Barn (added 1974 - - #74000762)
6 mi. N of Kewanee , Kewanee
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Side School (added 1975 - - #75002142)
209 S. College Ave. , Geneso
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Volk Construction Co., Ross,J.W.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West Water Tower and Ground Storage Tank (added 2003 - - #02001754)
310 11th Ave. , Orion
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chicago Bridge & Iron, Vosburgh, James C.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Public Works
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Public Works




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