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Agriculture Hall (added 1985 - - #85001374)
Also known as Botany Hall
Iowa State University , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Josselyn & Taylor
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Alumni Hall (added 1978 - - #78001260)
Iowa State University campus , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Proudfoot & Bird
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Ames High School (added 2002 - - #02001229)
515 Clark Ave. , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tinsley, McBroom & Higgins
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Bandshell Park Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001238)
Also known as Band Shell Park
Bounded by Duff Ave., E. 5th St., E. 6th St., and Carroll Ave. , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pratt, Grover M., et al.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Music Facility, Park

Briggs Terrace (added 1998 - - #98000868)
Also known as Evergreen Ln.
1204 H Ave. , Nevada
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Briggs, Otis
Significant Year: 1879
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation

Budd, Prof, J.L., Sarah M., and Etta Budd, House (added 2001 - - #01000860)
Also known as Youth Recovery House
804 Kellogg Ave. , Ames
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Budd, J.L.
Significant Year: 1885, 1904
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Education
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing

Calamus Creek Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000486)
325th St. over Calamus Cr. , Maxwell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stark, N.M., and Company
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Christian Petersen Courtyard Sculptures, and Dairy Industry Building (added 1987 - - #87000020)
Union Dr. and Wallace Rd., Iowa State University campus , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Proudfoot,Rawson & Souers, Petersen,Christian
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Art
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: College, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

East Indian Creek Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000485)
260th St. over East Indian Cr. , Nevada
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stark, N.M., and Company
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Edwards-Swayze House (added 1978 - - #78001262)
Also known as Page Four
1110 9th St. , Nevada
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

Engineering Hall (added 1983 - - #83000402)
Also known as Laboratory of Mechanics
Union Dr., Iowa State University campus , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Grand Auditorium and Hotel Block (added 1980 - - #80001460)
Broad St. , Story City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cox,James S.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Government Office, Library, Specialty Store, Theater

Henryson, Henry T. and Emilie (Wiese), House (added 2005 - - #05000317)
Also known as Bartlett Museum
619 Grad Ave. , Story City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
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

Herschel--Spillman Two-Row Portable Menagerie Carousel (added 1986 - - #86001244)
North Park, Story St., and Grove Ave. , Story City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Spillman,Herschel,Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Art
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Fair, Monument/Marker

Horticulture Laboratory, Iowa State College (added 1978 - - #78003545)
Iowa State University Campus , Ames
Owner: State

Keigley Branch Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000483)
550th St. over Keigley Branch , Gilbert
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Koss Construction Company, Iowa State Highway Commission
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Knapp-Wilson House (added 1966 - - #66000339)
Also known as The Farm House
Iowa State University campus , Ames
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Wilson,James,et al.
Significant Year: 1880, 1896, 1861
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Research Facility

Lincoln Township Mausoleum (added 2007 - - #07001004)
Also known as Zearing Mausoleum
Cty Rd. E18, N end of Pearl St. , Zearing
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

MacDonald, Gilmour B. and Edith Craig, House (added 1992 - - #91001860)
517 Ash St. , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: MacDonald,G.B., McDowell,Robert G.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: MacDonald,Gilmour Beyers
Significant Year: 1916
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Marston Water Tower (added 1982 - - #82002644)
Iowa State University campus , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marston,Anson
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Morrill Hall (added 1996 - - #96000700)
Morrill Rd., facing E toward central campus, Iowa St. University , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: King, O.J., Josselyn & Taylor
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Mulcahy Barn (added 2004 - - #03001492)
Also known as 85-03179
25623--710th Ave. , Colo
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture
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

Municipal Building (added 1997 - - #97000391)
Also known as Ames City Hall;Public Safety Building
420 Kellogg Ave. , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Liebbe, Nourse & Rasmussen
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall
Current Function: Work In Progress

Nevada Downtown Historic District (added 2003 - - #03000356)
Approx. 6th St. from I Ave. to M Ave. , Nevada
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Boyd & Moore
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Octagon Round Barn, Indian Creek Township (added 1986 - - #86001439)
Off CR S14 , Iowa 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
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Old Town Historic District (added 2004 - - #03001349)
Bet. Duff and Clark Ave., and 7th and 9th Sts. , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Duntz, Charles A.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Pammel, Louis Hermann and Augusta Emmel, House (added 1992 - - #91001834)
428 Ash St. , Ames
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Pammel,Louis Hermann
Area of Significance: Conservation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Pleasant Grove Community Church and Cemetery (added 2010 - - #10000295)
Also known as Methodist Episcopal Church of Milford Township
56971 170th St , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Roosevelt School (added 2010 - - #10000055)
921 9th St. , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Elvin & Co., Kimball, Bailie & Cowgill
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sheldahl First Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church (added 1984 - - #84001599)
3rd and Willow Sts. , Sheldahl
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sheldalh,Osmund
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Sigma Sigma-Delta Chi Fraternity House (added 2008 - - #08000684)
Also known as Delta Chi Fraternity House
405 Hayward Ave. , Ames
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Silliman Memorial Library (added 1997 - - #83000403)
631 K Ave. , Nevada
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Liebbe,Nourse & Rasmussen
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Library
Current Function: Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Library

Skunk River Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000484)
255th St. over Skunk R. , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: King Iron Bridge and Manufacturing C
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Soper's Mill Bridge (added 2003 - - #78001261)
N of Ames off IA 35 , Ames
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: King Iron Bridge & Manufacturing Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Pedestrian Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Pedestrian Related, Road-Related

Wood, William Kennison, House (added 1995 - - #95000622)
Co. Rd. off S27 , Iowa Center
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Wood, William Kennison
Significant Year: 1865
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
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




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