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1863
January 1. President Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation granting freedom to slaves in southern states.
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IOWA - Clay County

Adams-Higgins House (added 1984 - - #84001214)
Also known as Higgins House
1215 N. Grand Ave. , Spencer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ralston,J. G.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Clay County Courthouse (added 1981 - - #81000229)
W. 4th St. and 3rd Ave., W. , Spencer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Grand Avenue Historic Commercial District (added 2004 - - #04001322)
301-605 Grand Ave., 12-18, 21 W. 5th St., 10,13,15-19 W. 4th St. , Spencer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Geiger Construction Co., Barton, W.C.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Kirchner, Philip and Anna Parrish, Log House (added 1993 - - #93000897)
4969 120th Ave. , Peterson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling
Current Sub-function: Museum

Little Sioux River Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000810)
210th Ave. over Little Sioux R. , Spencer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clinton Bridge & Iron Works
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Logan Center School No.5 (added 2001 - - #00001652)
Jct. of 420th St. and 310th Ave. , Dickens
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Ross, Seymour, Round Barn (added 2006 - - #86001422)
Off IA 374 , Gillet Grove
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ross,Seymour
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Spencer High School and Auditorium (added 2010 - - #10000002)
Also known as Spencer Middle School and Auditorium
104 E. 4th St. , Spencer
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Avery, Amplias Hale
Area of Significance: Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: School, Theater
Current Function: Work In Progress

Wanata State Park Picnic Shelter (added 1990 - - #90001677)
S of jct. of Co. Rd. M27 and IA 10 , Peterson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government, Social History, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park




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