Cairo Historic District

Roughly bounded by Park, 33rd, Sycamore, 21st, Cedar, and 4th Sts., and the Ohio River, Cairo, Illinois

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Photo taken by J.P.

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 26, 1979
Reference number
79000815
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Military; Transportation; Exploration/Settlement; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1850; 1931
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 658
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 113

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2012: New photos from J.P.

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