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Historic Federal Courthouses

Chicago, Illinois (1880)

U.S. Custom House, Court House, and Post Office (1877)
Completed in 1880.
Supervising Architect: James G. Hill
The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois met here from 1879 until 1894; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Northern District of Illinois met here from 1879 until 1894; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit met here from 1891 until 1894.
Razed in 1896.

Source: 
U.S. Treasury Department, Annual Report of the Supervising Architect to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Year 1877 (Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1877).
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