Old Cahokia Courthouse

Old Cahokia Courthouse

The Cahokia Courthouse State Historic Site is a reconstructed French-Canadian structure built about 1740 at what is now 107 Elm Street, Cahokia, Illinois. At various times it has served as a house and as a courthouse. It is currently interpreted to resemble its appearance about 1800 as a frontier courthouse of the Northwest Territory. The courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 9, 1972.

Read more about Old Cahokia Courthouse:  Under The Flag of France, The American Bottom, Three Times Reconstructed, The Courthouse Today

Other articles related to "old cahokia courthouse, cahokia courthouse":

Old Cahokia Courthouse - The Courthouse Today
... The reconstructed Cahokia Courthouse is a historic site of the state of Illinois and is one of the oldest in the United States ... Due to state budget cuts, the IHPA temporarily closed the Cahokia Courthouse to the public from December 2008 until April 2009 ...

Famous quotes containing the word courthouse:

    ... research is never completed ... Around the corner lurks another possibility of interview, another book to read, a courthouse to explore, a document to verify.
    Catherine Drinker Bowen (1897–1973)