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    • 716 E. Chicago

    • Concrete masonry; Concrete construction; Architecture, domestic; Historic buildings; Elgin (Ill.)--History; Commercial buildings
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block. Style: 2 story commercial; primary block: plain face 8"x16"; Historical notes: The first address at this property, the Elgin Cast Stone Company, was 716....
    • 869 Van

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 1 story gable front; 1st City Directory listing: 1927; primary block: brick face 5"x9"; first owner: John Moss; Historical notes: This may be an...
    • 640 Eastview

    • Concrete masonry; Concrete construction; Architecture, domestic; Historic buildings; Elgin (Ill.)--History; Porches
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block. Style: porch wall; 1st City Directory listing: 1903; primary block: diamond overlay/rock face 8"x16"; first owner: Frank W. Joslyn and F.W. Mead
    • First Owner index

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Ornamental concrete block structures in Elgin, Illinois arranged according to first owner
    • 614 Chester

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 2 story hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1911; primary block: Cobblestone face 8"x16"; first owner: August Fricke
    • 640 Slade

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 1 story hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1911; primary block: broken ashlar 8"x24"; first owner: Mary Burton
    • 910 Spring

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 2 story gambrel; 1st City Directory listing: 1907; primary block: rock face 8"x24"; first owner: James Robinson
    • 634 Brook

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Garages; historic buildings; Silos;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinios with components made of ornamental concrete blocks; Style: garage, flat roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1917; primary block: silo 12"x30"; first owner: Emil Fernekorn; Historical notes: An experiment by...
    • 909 Prospect

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 2 story hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1913; primary block: panel face 8"x24"; first owner: John McBride (sold concrete products)
    • 645 Raymond

    • Concrete masonry; Concrete construction; Architecture, domestic; Historic buildings; Elgin (Ill.)--History
    • Residential structure in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete blocks; Style: addition, gabled; 1st City Directory listing: ca. 1910; primary block: plain face 8"x16"
    • 514 Algona

    • Concrete construction; Concrete masonry; Historic buildings; Architecture, domestic; Elgin (Ill.)--History
    • Residential structure in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete blocks Style: 2 story hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1915; primary block: broken ashlar 8"x 24"; First owner: William D. Wright
    • 919 Cedar

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Garages; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: garage, hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1913; primary block: panel face 8" x 16", glass bits finish; first owner: Charles Winchester;...
    • 915 Cedar

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 2 story gable front; 1st City Directorylisting: 1911; primary block: rock face: 8"x16"; first owner: William Hillman
    • Shoe Factory at Rohrsen

    • concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;Hoffman Estates (Ill.)
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: milk house, hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: ca. 1880; primary block: rock face 8"x16"; Historical notes: The farm is in the northeast...
    • 682 Jay

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Dwellings; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: 1.5 story hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: 1913; primary block: rock face 8"x24"; first owner: Wesley C. Coonrad
    • Block Style index

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Ornamental concrete block structures in Elgin, Illinois arranged according to block style
    • 731 Linden

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; Garages; historic buildings;
    • Residential structures in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete block; Style: garage, gable front; 1st City Directory listing: 1897; primary block: rock face 8"x16", glass bits finish; first owner: Christ Tatge; Historical...
    • Photo index

    • architecture, domestic; concrete construction; concrete masonry; Elgin (Ill.) -- History; historic buildings;
    • Ornamental concrete block structures in Elgin, Illinois arranged according to street adress
    • 675 Raymond

    • Concrete masonry; Concrete construction; Architecture, domestic; Historic buildings; Elgin (Ill.)--History; Garages
    • Residential structure in Elgin, Illinois with components made of ornamental concrete blocks; Style: garage, hipped roof; 1st City Directory listing: ca. 1910; primary block: rock face 8"x16"

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