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IOWA - Clayton County - Historic Districts

American School of Wild Life Protection Historic District
(added 1991 - Clayton County - #91001840)
Also known as McGregor Heights
McGregor Heights Rd., N of McGregor , McGregor
(170 acres, 17 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Bluff Street Historic District
(added 1983 - Clayton County - #83004804)
Bluff St. between Dekalb and Pryam Sts. , Guttenberg
(0 acres)
Owner: Private

Effigy Mounds National Monument
(added 1966 - Clayton County - #66000109)
Also known as HS-%M1-96;
3 mi. N of Marquette on IA 76 , Marquette
(14675 acres, 192 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: red ocher, hopewell
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Front Street (River Park Drive) Historic District
(added 1984 - Clayton County - #84001222)
River Park Dr. Between Lessing and Pearl Sts. , Guttenberg
(100 acres, 31 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Specialty Store

Front Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2004 - Clayton County - #04001009)
Also known as South River Park Drive Historic District
Selected properties on South First, Prince, Goethe, Herder and Schiller Sts. , Guttenberg
(85 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Green, Howard R., Brown, W.J.
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Hotel, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Guttenberg National Fish Hatchery and Aquarium Historic District
(added 1991 - Clayton County - #91001833)
Also known as Guttenberg National Fish Hatchery
315 S. River Park Dr. , Guttenberg
(25 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Works Progress Administration, US Bureau of Fisheries
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Conservation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal , State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site

McGregor Commercial Historic District
(added 2002 - Clayton County - #02001033)
100-300 blks of Main St., 100-200 blks. of A St. , McGregor
(150 acres, 51 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jacobs, E.C.W.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Music Facility, Park, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Hotel, Post Office, Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Motor Townsite
(added 1977 - Clayton County - #77000502)
Also known as Motor Mill
E of Elkader , Elkader
(170 acres, 4 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Thompson,John,et al.
Significant Year: 1868, 1875
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Road-Related, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

St. Mary's Catholic Church Historic District
(added 2004 - Clayton County - #04000817)
Also known as St. Mary Catholic Church Historic District
502,518,520 S. Second St., 214 Herder St. , Guttenberg
(9 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brinkman, Rev. Joseph H., Krajewski, Carimir Ignatius
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Ethnic Heritage, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Religious Structure, School

Turkey River State Preserve Archeological District
(added 1990 - Clayton County - #90000774)
Also known as Turkey River Mound Group;13CT1;13CT10;13CT254
Address Restricted , Millville
(350 acres, 38 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Effigy Mound, Late Middle Woodland, Woodland),Keyes phase(Effmn
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Ceremonial Site, Graves/Burials, Mortuary, Religious Structure
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Park




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