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Big Stone Mills (added 2009 - - #09000516)
Also known as Turkey River Valley Roller Mills
113 N. Main St. , Spillville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Processing Site
Current Function: Work In Progress

Birdsall Lime Kiln (added 1979 - - #79000948)
NE of Decorah , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Broadway-Phelps Park Historic District (added 1976 - - #76000813)
West Broadway from Winnebago St. to Park Dr. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Burr Oak House/Masters Hotel (added 1983 - - #83000410)
Also known as Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum and Park
State St. , Burr Oak
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Belding,Wheeler, Belding,Samuel
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Wilder, Laura Ingalls
Significant Year: 1856
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Burr Oak Savings Bank (added 2001 - - #01000857)
Also known as Burr Oak Post Office
3608 236th Ave. , Burr Oak
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McGee & Riceland
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Clarksville Diner (added 2002 - - #93001356)
Also known as Silk City Diner;Princeton Grill
504 Heivly St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Paterson Vehicle Co.
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Cooley-Whitney House (added 1980 - - #80001461)
Also known as Whitney House
305 Grove St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wilson,Robertson, & Co., Ball,H.O.
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Classical 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: Multiple Dwelling

Decorah East Side Elementary and Middle School (added 2008 - - #98001204)
Also known as Decorah Public School;Decorah High School
210 Vernon St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Orff & Joralemon
Architectural Style: Moderne, Romanesque, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Decorah Ice Cave (added 1978 - - #78001269)
Ice Cave Rd. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Science, Conservation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Decorah Woolen Mill (added 2001 - - #00001681)
Also known as Meritol Building
107 Court St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ellsworth-Porter House (added 1975 - - #75000702)
Also known as Porter House Museum;Dighton B. Ellsworth House
401 W. Broadway , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Alsip,William, Ball,H.O.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Fort Atkinson Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000460)
150th St. over Turkey R. , Fort Atkinson
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Young, D.H., CRM Co.
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

Frankville School (added 1978 - - #78001272)
Also known as Frankville Museum
State St. , Frankville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hooper,W.H.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Freeport Bowstring Arch Bridge (added 2008 - - #84001407)
Also known as Freeport Bridge
Spans Upper Iowa River , Freeport
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
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

Gilliece Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000464)
Cattle Creek Rd. over Upper Iowa R. , Bluffton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Horn House (added 1977 - - #77000568)
NW of Decorah , Decorah
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Robinson & Arboe
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Horn,Henry Harcourt,et al.
Significant Year: 1869
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jacobson Farm (added 1982 - - #82002645)
SE of Decorah on Rt. 1 , Decorah
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jacobson,Abraham, Abrahamson,Jacob
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Abrahamson,Jacob,et al.
Significant Year: 1887, 1908, 1850
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Kinney Octagon Barn (added 1986 - - #86003191)
Off US 52 , Burr Oak
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kinney,L.R.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

Koren Library (added 1984 - - #84001610)
Luther College campus , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Magney & Tulser,Inc.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Lawrence Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000462)
330th Ave. over Little Turkey R. , Jackson Junction
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
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

Locust School (added 1978 - - #78001270)
N of Decorah , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Luther College Farm (added 1979 - - #79000949)
Luther College campus , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Ashmore,Capt. A.J.
Significant Year: 1929, 1868
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Education, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

Miller, Norris, House (added 1976 - - #76000814)
Also known as The Stovewood House
118 N. Mill St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller,Norris
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: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Ossian Opera House (added 1979 - - #79000950)
Also known as K.C. Hall
Main St. , Ossian
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: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Music Facility
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse

Painter-Bernatz Mill (added 1974 - - #74000816)
Also known as Old Stone Mill
200 N. Mill St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Art, Agriculture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Steyer Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000411)
Oneata Rd. off US 52 , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Steyer,Michael
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
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

Steyer Opera House (added 1980 - - #80001462)
102--104 W. Water St. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brant,F.G.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Music Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Taylor, Wenzil, Building (added 1979 - - #79000951)
Main St. , Spillville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ten Mile Creek Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000466)
Happy hollow Rd. over Ten Mile Cr. , Decorah
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wheaton, R.D., Bridge Co.
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

Turkey River Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000468)
Little Church Rd. over Turkey R. , Festina
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Upper Bluffton Bridge (added 1998 - - #98000458)
Ravine Rd. over Upper Iowa R. , Bluffton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
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

Washington Prairie Methodist Church (added 1980 - - #80001463)
SE of Decorah , Decorah
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum




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