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1812
War of 1812 against Britain begins. United States wins series of naval victories but fails in attempts to invade Canada, British burn Capitol and White House in August 1814.
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ILLINOIS - Jersey County

Brainerd, Charles, House (added 1998 - - #98000065)
420 E. Main St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Embley, William
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: Vacant/Not In Use

Duncan Farm (added 1982 - - #82002542)
Address Restricted , Grafton
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Middle Woodland, Early Woodland, Late Woodland
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Elsah Historic District (added 1973 - - #73000706)
Also known as Jersey Landing
N of McAdams Hwy. , Elsah
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park, Single Dwelling

Fulkerson, Col. William H., Farmstead (added 1998 - - #98000977)
Also known as Hazel Dell Farm
1510 N. State St. , Jerseyville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith, Nicholas F., Embly, William
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Grafton Bank (added 1994 - - #94000016)
225 E. Main St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Grafton Historic District (added 1994 - - #94000020)
105--225 and 24--214 W. Main St., and stone wharf at Maple St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Warehouse, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Hamilton Primary School (added 1998 - - #98000975)
Also known as Hamilton Memorial School:Silas Hamilton School
200 ft. W of the jct. of Otteville and McClusky Rds. , Otterville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Knight, J.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Jersey County Courthouse (added 1986 - - #86001008)
Public Sq. , Jerseyville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Elliot,Henry
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

Jerseyville Downtown Historic District (added 1986 - - #86003528)
Roughly bounded by Exchange, Lafayette, Prairie and Jefferson Sts. , Jerseyville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Elliot,Henry
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Mason, Paris, Building (added 1994 - - #94000017)
Also known as Mason's Landing
100 N. Springfield St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Work In Progress

McClintock, John and Amelia, House (added 1994 - - #94000019)
Also known as Country Corner;Methodist Church Parsonage
321 E. Main St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McClintock, John
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

New Piasa Chautauqua Historic District (added 1982 - - #82002541)
Also known as Chautauqua
Off McAdams Pkwy. , Chautauqua
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Nutwood Site (added 1979 - - #79003784)
Address Restricted , Nutwood
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Woodland, Middle Woodland, Illinois Hopewell
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Pere Marquette State Park Lodge and Cabins (added 1985 - - #85002405)
Box 158 , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Booten,Joseph F.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Park

Principia College Historic District (added 1993 - - #93001605)
River Rd. , Elsah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gutterson,Henry, Maybeck,Bernard
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Research Facility
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College, Research Facility

Ruebel Hotel (added 1994 - - #94000015)
207--215 E. Main St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Slaten--LaMarsh House (added 1994 - - #94000018)
Also known as Potter's House Gallery
25 E. Main St. , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Smith--Duncan, House and Eastman Barn (added 1999 - - #99001379)
Also known as Smith--Duncan Site
IL 100 at Pere Marquette State Park, 2000 ft. W of Deer Lick Hollow , Grafton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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