Antioch School

IA 64, 4 mi. E. of Anamosa, Anamosa, Iowa

One room schoolhouse where Grant Wood attended grade school in his early years

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Antioch School

This is the one room schoolhouse attended by Grant Wood as a boy.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in September 2012

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 16, 2001
Reference number
00001654
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
School; Meeting hall
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Tags 

19th Century (36,278)
Anamosa, Iowa (14)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1872 (408)
Built during 1870s (4,799)
Edward M. Harvey (1)
Grant Wood (7)
Have Street View (30,737)
Iowa (2,455)
Jones County, Iowa (32)
Limestone (8,192)
Owned by local government (11,501)
School (4,827)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2013: New Street View added by Dave King
  • October 14, 2012: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added overview
  • September 12, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning

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