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ILLINOIS - Kankakee County

Hickox, Warren, House *** (added 1978 - Building - #78001158)
Also known as Hickox/Brown house
687 S. Harrison Ave., Kankakee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Illinois Central Railroad Depot (added 2000 - Building - #00000409)
199 S. East Ave., Kankakee
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Kankakee State Hospital Historic District ** (added 1995 - District - #95000987)
Also known as Illinois Eastern Hospital for the Insane;Governor Samuel H.
100 E. Jeffery St., Kankakee
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cleveland, H.W.S., Willet, James R.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, School
Current Function: Education, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, School

Milk, Lemuel, Carriage House (added 1979 - Building - #79000849)
Also known as Lemuel Milk Barn;Stone Barn;Stone Barn Bakery
165 N. Indiana Ave., Kankakee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Milk,Lemuel
Significant Year: 1865
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Unknown

Point School (added 1992 - Building - #92001539)
6976 N. Vincennes Trail, Grant Park
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Riverview Historic District (added 1986 - District - #86001488)
Also known as See Also:Hickox House;Swannell House
Roughly bounded by River and Eagle Sts., Wildwood Ave., and the Kankakee River, Kankakee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Swannell, Charles E., House (added 1982 - Building - #82002551)
901 S. Chicago, Kankakee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tallmadge & Watson
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Windrose Site ** (added 2000 - Site - #00000412)
Also known as 11KA326
Address Restricted, Bourbonnais
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Native American, Social History
Cultural Affiliation: Potawatomi
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1800-1824, 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

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