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Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
Old Main is the oldest building on the campus of Knox College in Galesburg, Illinois. Completed in 1857, it is a distinctive Gothic Tudor design of Swedish architect Charles Ulricson. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1961 as one of the few surviving sites to host one of the famous 1858 Lincoln–Douglas debates. The building underwent a major restoration in the 1930s, which modernized its interior and restored its exterior.(read more...)
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National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000323