Union House

Also known as: Bower, John, House
207 W. High St., Orangeville, Illinois

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Overview Looking Southwest

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Photo taken by J.R. Manning in June 2012

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 11, 2000
Reference number
00000472
Areas of significance
Exploration/Settlement; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874
Significant year
1849

Tags 

19th Century (37,886)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1849 (247)
Built during 1840s (3,006)
House (27,684)
Illinois (2,695)
John Bower (3)
Limestone (8,192)
Orangeville, Illinois (6)
Private owner (54,398)
Stephenson County, Illinois (24)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2012: Updated by J.R. Manning: Corrected GPS Coordinates and added photos

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