Harrisburg in Saline County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Harrisburg City Hall
National Register of Historic Places
Harrisburg, IL Est. 1853
Gateway to the Shawnee National Forest
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1926.
Location. 37° 44.352′ N, 88° 32.331′ W. Marker is in Harrisburg, Illinois, in Saline County. Marker is on East Locust Street just west of Cherry Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is mounted at eye-level, directly on the subject building, just to the right of the front/south entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 110 East Locust Street, Harrisburg IL 62946, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saline County Courthouse Clock (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrisburg (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Virginia Gregg (about 700 feet away); Dr. Lewis and the Lewis Sanatorium (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blockhouses (approx. 1.6 miles away); River Pirate's Cabin (approx. 1.6 miles away); Aydolette Cabin Chenault School (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harrisburg.
Regarding Harrisburg City Hall. National Register of Historic Places #98001356.
Also see . . . Harrisburg City Hall.
The building is the city's second city hall. The architectural firm of Harry E. Boyle and Co. designed the building in the Classical Revival style. The city hall's entrance is covered by a portico extending from the roof; the portico is supported by four large brick columns spanning the height of the building. A band of white concrete encircles the top of the building. The building continues to house Harrisburg's city government; it also includes several local history displays for visitors.(Submitted on November 22, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 22, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 160 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 22, 2021, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.