Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use
IOWA - Wapello County
B'nai Jacob Synagogue (added 2004 - - #04000815)
529 E. Main , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kerns, George M., Chrisman, L.T., and Co.
Architectural Style:
Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Social History, European, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Current Function:
Religion
Current Sub-function:
Religious Structure
Benson Block (added 1985 - - #85000009)
Also known as Potter Block
109--112 N. Market , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style:
Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Specialty Store, Theater, Warehouse
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Business
Benson Building (added 1995 - - #95000969)
Also known as Union Bus Depot
214 E. Second St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Sport Facility
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Specialty Store
Big 4 Fair Art Hall (added 1995 - - #95000621)
Also known as Hollenbeck Hall
Water St., at Wapello County Regional Fair Grounds , Eldon
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Fair
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Fair
Burlington Depot (added 2008 - - #08001100)
Also known as Union Depot
210 W. Main St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Benson Const. Co., Holabird, Root & Burgee
Architectural Style:
Modern Movement
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Transportation
Period of Significance:
1950-1974
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Transportation
Historic Sub-function:
Rail-Related
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function:
Museum, Rail-Related, Road-Related
Chief Wapello's Memorial Park (added 1975 - - #75000700)
Also known as Chief Wapello's Gravesite;Site of Sac and Fox Indian Agency
SE of Agency off U.S. 34 , Agency
Historic Significance:
Person, Event
Historic Person:
Chief Wapello,et al.
Significant Year:
1839, 1842, 1838
Area of Significance:
Native American, Historic - Aboriginal
Period of Significance:
1825-1849
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Funerary,Government,Other
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Government Office
Current Function:
Funerary, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Museum, Park, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Court Hill Historic District (added 1998 - - #97001605)
111 E. Court and 407-1004 N. Court Sts. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Clark, Edward, Kerns, George
Architectural Style:
Italianate, Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Dahlonega School #1 (added 2000 - - #00000934)
Cty. Rd. H25, 2 mi. NE of Ottumwa , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kerns, George M., Quinn, John F.
Architectural Style:
Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Education
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Dibble House (added 1974 - - #74002291)
Also known as American Gothic House;House used as model in Grant Wood's pa
Burton and Gothic Sts. , Eldon
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
Gothic
Area of Significance:
Art, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic
Historic Sub-function:
Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Eldon Carnegie Library (added 1983 - - #83004727)
IA 16 , Eldon
Owner:
Local
Eldon Carnegie Public Library (added 1996 - - #96000604)
608 W. Elm St. , Eldon
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Guthrie and Holst, Wetherell and Gage
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Education
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
Library
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
Library
Fifth Street Bluff Historic District (added 1998 - - #97001606)
Roughly bounded by Jefferson, E. Sixth, Washington, and Fourth Sts. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et.al., Hammett, Edward
Architectural Style:
Tudor Revival, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance:
Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Mortuary, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Business, Mortuary, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
First National Bank (added 1995 - - #95000970)
131 E. Main St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Stoddard, H. H., Blackhawk Construction Co.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Financial Institution
Current Function:
Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function:
Specialty Store
Foster/Bell House (added 1983 - - #83000407)
205 E. 5th St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Foster,Thomas, Koch,Ernest
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival, Other, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Education
Historic Sub-function:
School, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic
Current Sub-function:
Multiple Dwelling
Garner, J.W., Building (added 2010 - - #10000003)
222-224 E. 2nd St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kerns, George M.
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function:
Business, Warehouse
Current Function:
Vacant/Not In Use
Jay Funeral Home (added 1995 - - #95000971)
220 North Ct. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Ottumwa Mill & Construction, Eaton, Archie
Architectural Style:
Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Funerary
Historic Sub-function:
Mortuary
Current Function:
Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Mortuary
Jefferson Street Viaduct (added 1998 - - #98000475)
Jefferson St. over Des Moines R. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Wisconsin Bridge & Iron Co., 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
Mars Hill (added 1974 - - #74000814)
Also known as Mars Hill Church & Cemetery
SE of Ottumwa , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Unknown
Architectural Style:
No Style Listed
Area of Significance:
Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance:
1850-1874
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Funerary,Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function:
Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery, Ceremonial Site, Museum
McHaffey Opera House (added 1995 - - #95001317)
414 Elm St. , Eldon
Historic Significance:
Event
Area of Significance:
Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Commerce/Trade,Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function:
Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function:
Work In Progress
Ottumwa Cemetery Historic District (added 1995 - - #95000968)
1302 North Ct. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Kerns, George M., Link, T. C.
Architectural Style:
Gothic, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Funerary
Historic Sub-function:
Cemetery
Current Function:
Funerary
Current Sub-function:
Cemetery
Ottumwa High School (added 2002 - - #02001245)
501 East Second , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Croft & Boerner
Architectural Style:
Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
School
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
School
Ottumwa Public Library (added 1984 - - #84001605)
129 N. Court St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Smith & Gutterson
Architectural Style:
Classical Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Education
Historic Sub-function:
Library
Current Function:
Education
Current Sub-function:
Library
Ottumwa Young Women's Christian Association (added 2005 - - #05000907)
Also known as Your Family Center
133 W. Second St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Ennis, C.W., Croft & Boerner
Architectural Style:
Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance:
1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Recreation And Culture,Social
Historic Sub-function:
Auditorium, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function:
Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function:
Auditorium, Civic, Sport Facility
St. Mary's of the Visitation Church and Rectory (added 1999 - - #99000314)
Also known as St. Mary's Church
103 E. Fourth St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
McGough Bros., Krajewski, C.I.
Architectural Style:
Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949
Owner:
Private
Historic Function:
Religion
Historic Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function:
Religion
Current Sub-function:
Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
U.S. Post Office (added 1976 - - #76000810)
Also known as Ottumwa Municipal Building
Court and 4th Sts. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Taylor,James Knox
Architectural Style:
Renaissance
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1900-1924
Owner:
Local
Historic Function:
Government
Historic Sub-function:
Post Office
Current Function:
Government
Current Sub-function:
Government Office
Vogel Place Historic District (added 1995 - - #95000967)
Roughly bounded by Ottumwa Country Club, Court St., Ottumwa Cemetery and former St. Joseph Hospital , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
et al., Kerns, George M.
Architectural Style:
Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance:
Architecture
Period of Significance:
1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner:
Local,Private
Historic Function:
Domestic,Health Care
Historic Sub-function:
Hospital, Single Dwelling
Current Function:
Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function:
Hospital, Single Dwelling
Wapello County Courthouse (added 1981 - - #81000272)
Court St. , Ottumwa
Historic Significance:
Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer:
Stanfford,C., Foster & Liebbe
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
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