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Church of the Holy Family

Cahokia, Illinois
County of St. Clair.
East 1st Street, Off Illinois 3
National Register Number: 70000851
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Religious facility. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: IL-12 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Active church.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 15, 1970):
Catholic priests founded a mission here in 1699. The present structure, erected between 1786 and 1799, is typical of French Colonial upright log construction and served as a parish church until 1891.

There is no threat to the landmark at this time.

There is no change since the last report.

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