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Peoria City Hall, 419 Fulton Street, Peoria, Peoria County, IL



B&W Photos

HB440573
Fulton (main) And Madison Streets Elevations

HB440574
Rear And Side (on Right Of Photograph) Elevations

HB440575
Detail Of Upper Stories End Bays

HB440576
Interior, Staircase

HB440577
Interior, Staircase Newel Post

HB440578
Interior, Stained Glass Skylight Above Rotunda

HB440579
Interior, Mural In Council Chamber Behind Mayor's Desk

HB440580
Architect's Delineation Of Fulton Street Elevation

HB440581
Architect's Delineation Of Madison Street Elevation

HB440582
Architect's Delineation Of Section (longitudinal) Through Building

HB440583
Architect's Delineation Of Transverse Section Through Building

HB440584
Architect's Delineation Of First Floor Plan

HB440585
Architect's Delineation Of Second Floor Plan

HB440586
Architect's Delineation Of Third Floor Plan

HB440587
Architect's Delineation Of Fourth Floor Plan


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Item Title


Location
419 Fulton Street, Peoria, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1129
Building/structure dates: 1897 initial construction
National Register Number: 73000715
Significance: The Peoria City Hall was constructed in 1897...The design of this building was thorough, all for elevations are finished in Lake Superior sandstone. The details of this Flemish Renaissance style structure are seen in all for elevations. Reeves & Bailee, Peoria Architects, were thorough in their treatment of the Flemish Renaissance style...Designed as a City Hall, this building has served Peoria well for over 85 years. The City Hall Building was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in February, 1973. The City Hall was the site of speeches to a public gathering by Adlai Stevenson III and Edward Kennedy, both at the time were U.S. Senators on the campaign trail for Lyndon Johnson.

Related Names
Reeves & Bailee


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Fulton (main) and Madison Streets elevations
2. Rear and side (on right of photograph) elevations
3. Detail of upper stories end bays
4. Interior, staircase
5. Interior, staircase newel post
6. Interior, stained glass skylight above rotunda
7. Interior, mural in council chamber behind mayor's desk
8. Architect's delineation of Fulton Street elevation
9. Architect's delineation of Madison Street elevation
10. Architect's delineation of section (longitudinal) through building
11. Architect's delineation of transverse section through building
12. Architect's delineation of first floor plan
13. Architect's delineation of second floor plan
14. Architect's delineation of third floor plan
15. Architect's delineation of fourth floor plan


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