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Silver City, Idaho

Silver City is a ghost town in the western United States, located in Owyhee County in southwestern Idaho. At its height in the 1880s, it was a gold and silver mining town with a population of around 2.500 and approximately 75 businesses. Silver C ...

                                               

Cedar Snags

Cedar Snags is a historic landscape area in Shoshone County, Idaho, where stumps of cedar trees remain from the Great Fire of 1910. The site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. The snags are in a swampy area along the ...

                                               

Idavada, Idaho

Idavada, a portmanteau of Ida ho & Ne vada, is an historical locale in Twin Falls County, Idaho. It is home to the Idavada Volcanics formation of silicic rocks. The nearest major highway is U.S. Route 93, and the nearest established settlement is ...

                                               

Historic districts in DuPage County, Illinois

                                               

Quincy, Illinois micropolitan area

The Quincy-Hannibal, IL-MO Combined Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of one county in western Illinois and three counties in northeast Missouri, anchored by the cities of Quincy and Hannibal. ...

                                               

John Roy Site

The John Roy Site is a pre-Columbian archaeological site located roughly 2 miles south of Clayton in Adams County, Illinois. The site consists of a Woodland period village site inhabited from roughly 450 to 650 A.D.; five burial mounds are also a ...

                                               

Dogtooth Bend Mounds and Village Site

Dogtooth Bend Mounds and Village Site is an archaeological site located on the western shore of Lake Milligan in Alexander County, Illinois. The site includes two mounds and a village site stretching northwest of the mounds. The village was inhab ...

                                               

Elm Point, Illinois

Elm Point is a former settlement in Bond County, Illinois, United States. Elm Point was south of Donnellson. Elm Point appeared on maps as late as 1876. The townsite lies on Illinois State Route 127, the dividing line between Lagrange Township an ...

                                               

Lone Tree Corners, Illinois

Lone Tree Corners, also known as Lone Tree, is a former community in Bureau County, Illinois, United States, located east of Bradford. The community was established in the 1840s. Its name came from an oak tree in the area; the tree was 100 feet t ...

                                               

Ottawa–Peru, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area

The Ottawa–Peru, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of three counties in north central Illinois, anchored by the cities of Ottawa and Peru. The latter was replaced in name with S ...

                                               

Schudel No. 2 Site

The Schudel No. 2 Site is a pre-Columbian archaeological site located southeast of Hamburg in Calhoun County, Illinois. The site mainly contains the remains of a Middle Woodland period habitation site, though some artifacts date from other period ...

                                               

Daggett, Illinois

Daggett is a former settlement in Carroll County, Illinois, United States. Daggett was located in Salem Township, south of Mount Carroll along Illinois Route 78.

                                               

Mount Carroll Historic District

The Mount Carroll Historic District is a designated historic district in the Carroll County, Illinois town of Mount Carroll, which is the county seat. The district is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and is one of a total six s ...

                                               

Gurney, Illinois

Gurney is a ghost town in Cass County, Illinois, United States. Gurney was located in Ashland Township, on Illinois Route 125 between Philadelphia and Ashland.

                                               

Champaign–Urbana metropolitan area

The Champaign–Urbana metropolitan area, also known as Champaign–Urbana and Urbana–Champaign as well as Chambana, is a metropolitan area in east-central Illinois. It is the 191st largest metropolitan area in the U.S. It is composed of three counti ...

                                               

Houstonville, Illinois

Houstonville, an extinct village, was in the southwest corner of Section 16, East Bend Township, Champaign County, Illinois, United States. The Houstonville Post Office operated there from about 1871 to 1878, and the village had churches and a co ...

                                               

Griffin, Illinois

Griffin is a former settlement in Clark County, Illinois, United States. Griffin was located in Wabash Township, along a railroad line between Marshall and Dennison.

                                               

Fremont, Illinois

                                               

Charleston–Mattoon, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area

The Charleston–Mattoon, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in central Illinois, anchored by the cities of Charleston and Mattoon. As of the 2000 census, the area ...

                                               

Hitesville, Illinois

In 1835, James Hite, an immigrant from Kentucky who moved to Coles County in 1831, created a village named after himself. A stone marker in the area, however, says it was established in 1837. During its peak, there were many homes and several mar ...

                                               

Lakeshore Corridor

The Lakeshore Corridor is the area around the Edens Expressway and Tri-State Tollway, in the northern suburbs of Chicago, including the affluent North Shore suburbs. It is home to many shopping centers, healthcare facilities, hotels, and other am ...

                                               

North Shore (Chicago)

The North Shore consists of many suburbs north of Chicago, Illinois, bordering the shores of Lake Michigan. These communities fall within suburban Cook County and Lake County. The North Shores membership is often a topic of debate, and is sometim ...

                                               

Parks in Cook County, Illinois

                                               

Palestine Commercial Historic District

The Palestine Commercial Historic District is a historic district in Palestine, Illinois. The district includes parts of the 100, 200 and 300 blocks of Main Street. 31 buildings, of which 25 are considered contributing buildings, are included in ...

                                               

Riverton Site

The Riverton Site is an archaeological site located immediately west of the Wabash River and northeast of Palestine, Illinois. The site, which dates from the Late Archaic period, is the type site of the Riverton culture. The Riverton culture, of ...

                                               

Greenup Commercial Historic District

The Greenup Commercial Historic District is a historic district located in the business district of Greenup, Illinois. The district includes 40 buildings, of which 31 are considered contributing buildings to the districts historic character. It w ...

                                               

Fillmore, Douglas County, Illinois

                                               

Bybee, Illinois

Bybee is a former settlement in Fulton County, Illinois, United States. The settlement was about 2.7 miles south-southwest of Fairview and 8.3 miles west-northwest of Canton. The community was laid out by David Bybee on a narrow gauge railway: pr ...

                                               

Midway, Fulton County, Illinois

                                               

Morris Wide Water Canal Boat Site

The Morris Wide Water Canal Boat Site is an archaeological site in Morris, Illinois, which contains the remains of seven canal boats sunk in the Illinois & Michigan Canal. The boats were likely built between 1865 and 1885 and were abandoned at th ...

                                               

Mount Vernon, Illinois micropolitan area

The Mount Vernon, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in southern Illinois, anchored by the city of Mount Vernon. As of the 2010 census, this micropolitan statisti ...

                                               

Burlington, Iowa micropolitan area

The Burlington, IA-IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties – one in southeast Iowa and the other in west central Illinois, anchored by the city of Burlington, Iowa. As ...

                                               

Kankakee-Bourbonnais-Bradley, IL MSA

The Kankakee-Bourbonnais-Bradley Metropolitan Statistical Area is the population area of Kankakee, Illinois, and surrounding areas. Most of the area is in Kankakee County, but some extends to Will County and Iroquois County. The area is mostly ru ...

                                               

Giant City Stone Fort Site

The Giant City Stone Fort Site is the site of a prehistoric stone enclosure located within Giant City State Park in Jackson County, Illinois, United States. The Stone Fort dates to the Late Woodland period and was constructed and used in the peri ...

                                               

Woodlawn Cemetery (Carbondale, Illinois)

Woodlawn Cemetery is a cemetery located at 405 E. Main Street in Carbondale, which is known for hosting one of the first Memorial Day celebrations in the United States. The cemetery was established in 1854, two years before the incorporation of C ...

                                               

Duncan Farm (Grafton, Illinois)

Duncan Farm is an archaeological site located on a farmstead south of Illinois Route 100 in Jersey County, Illinois, near the city of Grafton. The site, which dates from the Woodland period, includes two burial mounds and a habitation site. The s ...

                                               

Nutwood Site

The Nutwood Site is a pre-Columbian archaeological site located on the western site of Illinois Route 100 immediately south of Narrows Creek near Nutwood, Illinois. The site dates from the Jersey Bluff phase of the Late Woodland period, which las ...

                                               

Galena Historic District

The Galena Historic District is a historic district located in the city of Galena, Illinois, USA. The historic district encompasses 85 percent of the city of Galena and includes more than 800 properties. The downtown area consists of three succes ...

                                               

Scales Mound Historic District

The Scales Mound Historic District is a historic district in the small Illinois village of Scales Mound. The district encompasses the entire corporate limit of the village and has more than 200 properties within its boundaries. The district was a ...

                                               

Galesburg, Illinois micropolitan area

The Galesburg, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in west central Illinois, anchored by the city of Galesburg. As of the 2000 census, the μSA had a population of ...

                                               

Peoria metropolitan area, Illinois

The Peoria Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of five counties in Central Illinois, anchored by the city of Peoria. As of the 2010 census, the MSA had a population of 379.186. The C ...

                                               

Clear Lake Site

Clear Lake Site is an archaeological site located in Sand Ridge State Park 6.5 miles from Manito, Illinois. The site was occupied for the majority of the period from 500 B.C. to 1500 A.D.; cultures which have occupied the site include the Early W ...

                                               

Bloomington–Normal

Bloomington–Normal, officially known as the Bloomington, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area, is a metropolitan area in Central Illinois anchored by the twin municipalities of Bloomington and Normal. At the 2010 census, the municipalities had ...

                                               

Springfield metropolitan area, Illinois

IJS The Springfield Metropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in Central Illinois, anchored by the city of Springfield. As of the 2000 census, the MSA had a population of 2 ...

                                               

Lunsford-Pulcher Archeological Site

The Lunsford-Pulcher Archeological Site is a prehistoric archaeological site in rural Monroe and St. Clair counties in Illinois. The site was the location of a Middle Mississippian village which was probably a satellite community of Cahokia. Seve ...

                                               

Jacksonville, Illinois micropolitan area

The Jacksonville, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, as defined by the United States Census Bureau, is an area consisting of two counties in west central Illinois, anchored by the city of Jacksonville. As of the 2000 census, the μSA had a populati ...

                                               

List of settlements in Ogle County, Illinois

This list of settlements in Ogle County, Illinois, United States, contains the names of incorporated cities in villages in the county, as well as unincorporated communities.

                                               

South Charter Street Historic District

The South Charter Street Historic District is a nationally designated historic district in Monticello, Piatt County, Illinois. The residential historic district includes all of South Charter Street from Marion Street to Sage Drive; it contains 73 ...

                                               

Barry Historic District

Barry Historic District is a historic district comprising the commercial and older residential areas of Barry, Pike County, Illinois. Barry was founded as an agricultural community in the 1830s, and most of its development took place between its ...

                                               

Dutton, Illinois

Dutton is a ghost town in New Salem Township, Pike County, in the U.S. state of Illinois. The town derived its name from David Dutton, a county official.

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