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IOWA - Poweshiek County - Historic Districts

Grinnell Historic Commercial District
(added 1991 - Poweshiek County - #91000384)
Also known as See Also:Merchants National Bank
Roughly bounded by Main, Broad and Commercial Sts. and 5th Ave. , Grinnell
(53 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Italianate, Gothic
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Kent Union Chapel and Cemetery
(added 2009 - Poweshiek County - #09000715)
Also known as Kent Chapel
3386 V18 Rd. , Brooklyn
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Civic, Clubhouse, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

North Grinnell Historic District
(added 2008 - Poweshiek County - #08001164)
Park to W., 6th Ave. to 11th Ave. , Grinnell
(671 acres, 202 buildings, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eastman, Charles Edward, Cleveland, Mortimer
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: College, Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Single Dwelling

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