U.S. Post Office and Courthouse - Cairo, Illinois
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 00.185 W 089° 10.377
16S E 306654 N 4097421
Quick Description: United States federal courthouse in Cairo, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 5/8/2009 10:16:17 AM
Waymark Code: WM6BF4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon
Views: 1

Long Description:
The U.S. Post Office and Courthouse in Cairo was built in 1942. The building was designed by architect, Louis A. Simon and George Howe. The building houses the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois. Prior to 1978 the building housed the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Illinois which was changed in the reorganization of the district court structure in Illinois. The building also houses the central post office for Cairo.
Year Built: 1942

Current Use of Building: Federal Courthouse and Post Office

Level of Courts: Federal

Architect: Louis A. Simon and George Howe

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1942 - present

Physical Address:
1500 Washington
Cairo, Illinois


Related Website: [Web Link]

Hours: Not listed

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