Category: Old Posts

400 Block of East Adams (1962)

This photo was taken in July of 1962.  Roll your mouse over the old photo to see what this street looks like today (Nov 2009).  

Sangamon County Courthouse (ca 1938)

You might notice a height difference between the old and new shots.  There’s a good reason for that.  When the building was constructed as Illinois’ 5th Statehouse in 1839 it was approximately the same height it is today.  Around the turn of the 20th century, while the building was being used as the Sangamon County […] 

Public Square North (1951)

Hold your cursor over the photo to see how this spot looks now (Oct 2009).  

221 S. 5th (1957)

Hold your cursor over the photo to see how this spot looks now (Oct 2009).  

500 Block of Monroe (1983)

 

Cook St. Facing East From 3rd (1959)

 

5th and Monroe (1954)

 

6th and Adams (1965)