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Historic Federal Courthouses
East Saint Louis, Illinois (1910)
U.S. Post Office and Court House (1918)
Completed in 1910.
Supervising Architect: James Knox Taylor
Still in use by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Illinois met here until the 1978 reorganization of the Illinois judicial districts; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Eastern District of Illinois met here until that court was abolished in 1912.
Renamed the Melvin Price Federal Building and United States Courthouse in 1990.