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IOWA - Lucas County

Burlington Railroad Overpass (added 1998 - - #98000511)
Co. Rd. S23 over Burlington Northern RR , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cole, Ben, and Son, Iowa State Highway Commission
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Caviness, Carl L., Post 102, American Legion (added 2006 - - #06000773)
201 S. Main St. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson, Cecil, Perkins, William L.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

Chariton Cemetery Historic District (added 2010 - - #10000054)
929 S. Main St. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wyrick, Ray F., Best, E.H.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Chariton City Hall and Fire Station (added 2006 - - #06000775)
115 S. Main St. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perkins, William L., Best, E.H. and Sons
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Fire Station
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Fire Station

Chariton Free Public Library (added 2005 - - #05000906)
803 Braden , Chariton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson & Best, Patton & Miller
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Chariton Free Public Library (added 1983 - - #83004716)
Braden Ave. , Chariton
Owner: Local

Chariton Herald--Patriot Building (added 2006 - - #06000776)
815 Braden Ave. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson, P.E., Perkins, William L.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Chariton Masonic Temple (added 2006 - - #06000777)
Also known as Chariton Masonic Lodge #63 AF & AM
821 Armory Ave. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Best, E.H. and Sons, Perkins, William L.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall

Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Freight House--Chariton (added 2003 - - #03000836)
Also known as Burlington Northern & Santa Fe FreightHouse
Jct. of Auburn and Brookdale , Chariton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Work In Progress

First United Methodist Church (added 2002 - - #01001485)
923 Roland , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bullard, S.A., et.al.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Hotel Charitone (added 2006 - - #06000774)
831 Braden Ave. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Johnson, P.E., Perkins, William E.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lucas County Courthouse (added 1981 - - #81000254)
Courthouse Sq. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stewart,G.J., & Co.
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Payne, O. E., House (added 1979 - - #79000912)
Also known as "Dual Gables"
705 E. Auburn Ave. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Stephens, A. J., House (added 1987 - - #87002020)
Also known as Carpenter House;Lucas County Historical Society Museum
123 Seventeenth St. , Chariton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stephens,Andrew Jackson
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Williamson School (added 1998 - - #98000374)
Also known as District High School
301 Williamson Ave. , Williamson
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Museum




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