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Andersen, Nels B., House (added 1991 - - #91001455)
2105 Pleasant St. , Elk Horn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Andersen,Nels B.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad Stone Arch Viaduct (added 1998 - - #98000870)
Also known as Old Stone Arch
0.5 mi. NW of jct. of St. F66 and Hackberry Rd. , Shelby
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Pedestrian Related

Christiansen, Jens Otto, House (added 1997 - - #96001584)
Also known as Bedstemor's House
2105 College Ave. , Elk Horn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Christiansen, Jens Otto
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
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

Floral Hall (added 1985 - - #85000765)
314 4th St. on Shelby County Fairgrounds , Harlan
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, Museum
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Fair, Museum

Harlan Courthouse Square Commercial District (added 1994 - - #94001099)
Market, 6th, 7th, and Court Sts., around Courthouse Sq. , Harlan
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et. al., Bell, C.E.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Department Store, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Harlan Public Library (added 1983 - - #83004738)
1203 Seventh St. , Harlan
Owner: Local

Heese, J. C., Lumber Shed (added 1997 - - #91001454)
Railway St., E. side , Earling
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Heese,John Carl
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: European, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Irwin Consolidated School (added 2002 - - #02001246)
North Street , Irwin
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Larsen, Chris, House (added 1991 - - #91001456)
4215 Main St. , Elk Horn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Poldberg, Chris, Farmstead (added 1991 - - #91001459)
Also known as Big Rock Stock Farm
0.5 mi. S of IA 44 on Wolf Cr. , Jacksonville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Andersen,Carl Viktor
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: European, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling

Rewerts, George, House (added 1991 - - #91001450)
306 8th Ave. , Defiance
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rewerts,George
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Saint Boniface Catholic Church District (added 1991 - - #91001449)
Three blocks N of Co. Rd. F32 , Westphalia
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1881, 1927, 1873
Area of Significance: European, Religion
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Clubhouse, Religious Structure
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Restaurant

Shelby County Courthouse (added 1978 - - #78001258)
7th and Court Sts. , Harlan
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bell,C.E.
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

St. Paul's Episcopal Church (added 1978 - - #78001259)
712 Farnham St. , Harlan
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Proudfoot & Bird
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure




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