Lee County Courthouse

701 Ave. F, Fort Madison, Iowa

Photo 

EAST (FRONT) ELEVATION

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Street View 

Description 

This structure is one of the finest Greek Revival buildings in the state and one of the oldest surviving courthouses. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 30, 1976
Reference number
76000777
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Courthouse
Current function
Courthouse
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1841; 1842

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • June 2, 2012: Imported photo from HABS/HAER

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