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IOWA - Johnson County

Oakes-Wood House (added 1978 - - #78001227)
Also known as Grant Wood House
1142 E. Court St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Woods,Grant
Significant Year: 1936, 1942, 1858
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Old Capitol (added 1972 - - #72000475)
Also known as Third Capitol of the Territory of Iowa;First Capitol of the
University of Iowa campus , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rague,John F.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Capitol
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Old Post Office (added 1979 - - #79000905)
Also known as Main Post Office
28 S. Linn St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Opera House Block (added 2006 - - #78001228)
Also known as Whiteways Building
210--212 S. Clinton St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Oxford Commercial Historic District (added 1997 - - #97000389)
Roughly, Augusta Ave. between Wilson St. and Center St. alley , Oxford
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Seevogel, Henry C.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Park House Hotel (added 1978 - - #78001229)
Also known as Burkeley Apartments
130 E. Jefferson St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Paul--Helen Building (added 1986 - - #86000708)
207--215 E. Washington , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Freyder,F.X.
Architectural Style: Other, Chicago
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Pentacrest (added 1978 - - #78001230)
Also known as See Also:Old Capitol
Bounded by Clinton, Madison, Jefferson, and Washington Sts. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Proudfoot,Bird & Rawson
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Science, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Plum Grove (added 1973 - - #73000731)
Also known as Lucas Home
1030 Carroll Ave. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Lucas,Robert
Significant Year: 1844
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Polygonal Barn, Lincoln Township (added 1986 - - #86001452)
Off US 6 , West Liberty
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Longerbean,George Frank
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Pratt, A. W., House (added 1983 - - #83000378)
Also known as Pratt-Soper House
503 Melrose Ave. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rittenmeyer, F. X., House (added 1979 - - #79000906)
630 E. Fairchild St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Roberts Octagon Barn (added 1986 - - #86001449)
CR W62 , Sharon Center
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Processing

Rose Hill (added 1992 - - #92000425)
Also known as Irish-Goetz House
1415 E. Davenport St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church (added 1997 - - #97000622)
1165 NE. Taft Ave. , Solon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Parkinson, R.K.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Schindhelm--Drews House (added 1994 - - #93001589)
410 N. Lucas St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, European
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Secrest Octagon Barn (added 1974 - - #74000790)
Also known as Secrest-Ryan Octagon Barn
W of Downey , Downey
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Longerbean,George Fred
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Shambaugh, Benjamin F. and Bertha M. Horack, House (added 2004 - - #96000895)
Also known as University of Iowa Honors Center
219 N. Clinton St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Shambaugh, Benjamin and Bertha
Significant Year: 1901
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing

Shimek, Bohumil, House (added 1991 - - #91001837)
529 Brown St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Shimek,Bohumil
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

South Summit Street District (added 1973 - - #73000732)
301-818 S. Summit St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

St. John's Lutheran Church (added 1977 - - #77000532)
Also known as Evangelical St. John's German Lutheran Church
N of Kalona , Kalona
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, European, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Mary's Church and Rectory (added 1980 - - #80001454)
220 E. Jefferson St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Groebel,A., Gilles,Hugh
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

St. Mary's High School (added 1997 - - #77000530)
104 E. Jefferson St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School
Current Function: Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

St. Mary's Rectory (added 1995 - - #95000811)
610 E. Jefferson St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

State Quarry, Old (added 1998 - - #97001676)
Also known as North Bend Quarries;Capitol Quarry;Old Capitol Quarry;State
0.1 mi S of S end of Rice Ridge Ln NE, Coralville Lake , North Liberty
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Calvin, Samuel
Significant Year: 1874, 1897, 1842
Area of Significance: Science, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Research Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature

Stone Academy (added 2001 - - #00001653)
Also known as Big Grove # 1
IA 1, 2 mi. N. of Solon , Solon
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Summit Apartment Building (added 1983 - - #83004188)
Also known as Summit Street Cooperative Apartments
228 S. Summit St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Berry,Parker N.
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Sutliff Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000520)
Sutliff Rd. over Cedar R. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jones & Laughlin Company, Wynn, G.W.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Trinity Episcopal Church (added 1974 - - #74000793)
Also known as Trinity Parish Church
320 E. College St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Upjohn,Richard
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Union Brewery (added 1986 - - #86000710)
127--131 N. Linn and 221--227 E. Market , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Processing, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

Van Patten House (added 1983 - - #83000379)
9 S. Linn St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Van Patten,George H.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Professional

Vogt House (added 1978 - - #78001231)
Also known as Vogt-Unash House
800 N. Van Buren St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hotz,Jake
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Walker Park and Memorial Building (added 2002 - - #02000630)
Also known as Henry and Martha Walker Building
6078 Otter Creek Rd. SE , River Junction
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

Washington Township Center High School (added 1979 - - #79000903)
Also known as Washington Township Community Center
NE of Amish , Amish
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Wentz, Jacob, House (added 1974 - - #74000794)
219 N. Gilbert St. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wentz,Jacob
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Wetherby, Isaac A., House (added 2009 - - #09000127)
611 N. Governor , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Wetherby, Isaac Augustus
Area of Significance: Commerce, Art
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

White, H. A., General Store and House (added 1984 - - #84001265)
10 W. Cherry St. , North Liberty
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: White,H. A.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Windrem House (added 1977 - - #77000531)
Also known as Windrem-Green House
604 Iowa Ave. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Windrem,William
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Woodlawn Historic District (added 1979 - - #79000907)
Irregular pattern along Woodlawn Ave. , Iowa City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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