Adams County Jail

Also known as: House of History, Adams County Historical Society
1000 Benton Ave., Corning, Iowa

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Adams County Jail

Photo taken by Jeremie Jordan

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 28, 1991
Reference number
91000119
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Other architectural type; Vernacular Greek Revival
Areas of significance
Law; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Correctional facility
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949

Update Log 

  • September 25, 2019: New photo from Jeremie Jordan

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