Chanute Field Historic District

Rantoul National Aviation Center
Rantoul, Illinois

Historic Document

Chanute Field Historic District is located in Champaign County, Illinois certified as a historic location on Friday July 14, 2006. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Defense, more specifically a Air Facility. Chanute Field Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Military, Architecture, Community Planning And Development.

Chanute Field Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1938, 1941
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Army Quartermaster General;
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: Air Force

Chanute Field Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 900
Number of historically contributing buildings: 40
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 8
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 2
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Rantoul Historic Locations Champaign County Historic Locations Illinois Historic Locations