Mansions in the Fading City of Cairo, Illinois

Cairo, once a thriving river town of over 15,000 people feels like a ghost town with less than 3000 people and many abandoned buildings and dilapidated structures.  Many wonderful historic buildings have been lost to time. We did find a few old mansions holding on to a different era.  The street, Washington Avenue, where these… Continue reading Mansions in the Fading City of Cairo, Illinois