Batavia - Train Depot

Batavia-Train Depot

If Elizabeth Packard had visited her brother in Batavia, Illinois - during the summer of 1860 - she likely would have arrived at this train depot. 

Today Batavia's Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad Depot is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

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Media Credits

Photo of railroad depot in Batavia, Illinois - by G LeTourneau - online courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

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