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Historic Federal Courthouses

Quincy, Illinois (1887)

U.S. Post Office and Court House (1901; 1937)
Completed in 1887.
Supervising Architect: Mifflin E. Bell
Extension completed in 1937.
Supervising Architect of extension: Louis A. Simon
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois met here from 1888 until the creation of the Central District in 1978; building used by the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois beginning in 1978; the U.S. Circuit Court for the Southern District of Illinois met here until that court was abolished in 1912.
Still in use as a post office.

Source: 
U.S. Treasury Department, A History of Public Buildings (Washington, D.C.: GPO, 1901): 134-35
Higher Resolution: 
Source: 
National Archives, RG 121-BS, Box 26, Folder Y, Print 1
Higher Resolution: