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Home > Illinois > Rock%2525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252BIsland > Rock Island Arsenal, Building No. 3, Terrace Drive between Gillespie & East Avenues, Rock Island, Rock Island County, IL



B&W Photos
3/4 View Of N (front) & W Elevations; Looking Sse
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3/4 View Of N (front) & W Elevations; Looking Sse
3/4 View Of E & N (front) Elevations; Looking Sw
HB442874
3/4 View Of E & N (front) Elevations; Looking Sw
3/4 View Of S & E Elevations; Looking Nw
HB442875
3/4 View Of S & E Elevations; Looking Nw
3/4 View Of W & S Elevations; Looking Ne
HB442876
3/4 View Of W & S Elevations; Looking Ne
Stair Hall; Looking S
HB442877
Stair Hall; Looking S
General View Of N Parlor; Looking Sw At Fireplace And S Parlor
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General View Of N Parlor; Looking Sw At Fireplace And S Parlor
Dining Room, Showing Fireplace And Furniture; Looking Sw
HB442879
Dining Room, Showing Fireplace And Furniture; Looking Sw
Detail View Of Dining Room Pressed Metal Ceiling; Looking Sw
HB442880
Detail View Of Dining Room Pressed Metal Ceiling; Looking Sw
Second-floor Stair Hall; Looking Nnw
HB442881
Second-floor Stair Hall; Looking Nnw
Second-floor Ne Bedroom, Showing Fireplace And Original Marble Sink; Looking Nw
HB442882
Second-floor Ne Bedroom, Showing Fireplace And Original Marble Sink; Looking Nw
Photograph Of A Photograph In Possession Of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office
HB442883
Photograph Of A Photograph In Possession Of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office
Photograph Of A Photograph In Possession Of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office
HB442884
Photograph Of A Photograph In Possession Of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
HB442885
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
HB442886
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
HB442887
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
HB442888
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal
HB442889
Photograph Of Line Drawing In Possession Of Engineering Plans And Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal


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Location
Terrace Drive between Gillespie & East Avenues, Rock%2525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252BIsland, IL

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IL-1001-G
Building/structure dates: 1871 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1919 subsequent work
National Register Number: 69000057
Significance: After taking command of Rock Island Arsenal in 1865, General Thomas Jefferson Rodman devised a master plan for construction of ten large manufacturing shops, five on each side of the island's major east-west thoroughfare. These core manufacturing structures were supplemented by a variety of administrative, residential, maintenance, storage, and utility buildings. Although only a few buildings were erected prior to Rodman's death in 1871, subsequent construction under Rodman's nineteenth-century successors closely conformed to the original plan. The Subaltern Officer's Quarters is one of three limestone residences for junior staff constructed during 1871 to 1874 under the Rodman plan (see also HABS Nos. IL-1001F, IL-1001H). Located in a residential district on the island's north-central shore, the buildings reflected a general Italianate detailing of the arsenal's Commanding Officer's Quarters, designed by Rodman and completed in 1871 (see HABS No. IL-1001E). An excellent example of Italianate architecture, the Subaltern Officer's Quarters still fulfills its original function as a staff residence. It is part of the Rock Island Arsenal National Register Historic District.

Related Names
Rodman, Gen. Thomas Jefferson


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. 3/4 view of N (front) & W elevations; looking SSE. (Harms)
2. 3/4 view of E & N (front) elevations; looking SW. (Harms)
3. 3/4 view of S & E elevations; looking NW. (Ceronie)
4. 3/4 view of W & S elevations; looking NE. (Harms)
5. Stair hall; looking S. (Ceronie)
6. General view of N parlor; looking SW at fireplace and S parlor. (Ceronie)
7. Dining room, showing fireplace and furniture; looking SW. (Ceronie)
8. Detail view of dining room pressed metal ceiling; looking SW. (Ceronie)
9. Second-floor stair hall; looking NNW. (Ryan and Harms)
10. Second-floor NE bedroom, showing fireplace and original marble sink; looking NW. (Ryan)
11. Photograph of a photograph in possession of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office. EAST AND NORTH ELEVATIONS BEFORE REMODELING OF FRONT PORCH. DATED C. 1875.
12. Photograph of a photograph in possession of Rock Island Arsenal Historical Office. NORTH AND WEST ELEVATIONS AFTER REMODELING OF FRONT PORCH. DATED AUGUST 19, 1919.
13. Photograph of line drawing in possession of Engineering Plans and Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal. EAST AND SOUTH ELEVATIONS, UNDATED.
14. Photograph of line drawing in possession of Engineering Plans and Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal. WEST AND NORTH ELEVATIONS, UNDATED.
15. Photograph of line drawing in possession of Engineering Plans and Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal. SECOND FLOOR PLAN, UNDATED.
16. Photograph of line drawing in possession of Engineering Plans and Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal. FIRST FLOOR PLAN, UNDATED.
17. Photograph of line drawing in possession of Engineering Plans and Services Division, Rock Island Arsenal. BASEMENT PLAN, UNDATED.


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