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Fort Sheridan, Cavalry Stable, Thorpe & Chapman Roads, Lake Forest, Lake County, IL

Fort Sheridan, Cavalry Stable, Thorpe & Chapman Roads, Lake Forest, Lake County, IL

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Summary

Significance: One of five cavalry stables designed by Holabird and Roche. Its excellent construction, decorative detailing and good engineering which allowed for proper lighting and ventilation are illustrative of the important place held by the horse in the pre-World War I army.
Survey number: HABS IL-1113-14
Building/structure dates: 1890 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 80001379

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Holabird & Roche
Jandoli, Liz, transmitter
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Location

fort sheridan42.25863, -87.84063
Google Map of 42.2586342, -87.840625
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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