James B. Weaver House

Weaver Park Rd. (U.S. 63), Bloomfield, Iowa

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Description 

From about 1865 to 1890, this was the home of James B. Weaver (1833-1912), Populist candidate for President and anti-monopolist. Weaver was a proponent of the graduated income tax and principal sponsor of free coinage of silver. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 15, 1975

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 15, 1975
Reference number
75000680
NR name
Weaver, James B., House
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1865; 1890

Tags 

19th Century (37,584)
Bloomfield, Iowa (7)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1865 (306)
Built during 1860s (3,732)
Davis County, Iowa (15)
Have Street View (44,001)
House (27,494)
Iowa (2,504)
James B. Weaver (1)
National Historic Landmark (2,195)
Private owner (54,396)
Sandstone (4,861)

Update Log 

  • April 7, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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