The Village of Iroquois Calaboose
The Bunkum Jail
Village board in 1881
David Ely, President
E. Simpson, village clerk Andrew Tyler
James Karr Henry Getchel
Wm. Tolbert John Salkeld
village board in 1993
Jack Karr, Mayor
Ed Armold, village clerk Katherine Fry, treasurer
Dean Williamson Charles Wessels
Mel Obenland Les Regnier
Sonny Beckman Bob Danials
the jail was moved from Lincoln St. to Dunning Park,
Sept. 1993 by Butch Garrets & Company of Buckley, Illinois
(list of 29 names, persons and businesses)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 40° 49.658′ N, 87°
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Concord Township (a few steps from this marker); Gurdon S. Hubbard Trading Post (approx. 0.7 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away in Indiana); Milford Illinois War Memorial (approx. 15 miles away); Rodney F. Reeves 1958 - 1981 (approx. 15.1 miles away); Origin of Milford (Illinois) (approx. 15.1 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on September 1, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.