Dows Street Historic District

Dows St. bet. State and Main Sts., Ely, Iowa

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Dows Street Historic District

View from State Street looking east. Taken June 14, 2013.

Photo taken by Dave King

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 14, 2003
Reference number
02001026
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; et al.
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Business; Post office; Fire station; Single dwelling; Storage
Current functions
Business; Storage; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924
Significant years
1889; 1900
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 15
Non-contributing buildings: 4

Tags 

19th Century (37,832)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1889 (690)
Built during 1880s (6,487)
District (10,510)
Ely, Iowa (6)
Ely, Iowa MPS (1)
Have Street View (46,332)
Iowa (2,523)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Linn County, Iowa (115)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2013: New photo from Dave King
  • June 14, 2013: New photo from Dave King

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