Polk County Courthouse

6th and Mulberry Sts., Des Moines, Iowa

Photos 

VIEW FROM NORTHWEST

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Street View 

Description 

The Polk County Courthouse is a good example in Iowa of the Classical Revival style. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1979
Reference number
79000925
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Courthouse
Current function
Courthouse
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
1906

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • June 2, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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