Old Town Historic District

Bet. Duff and Clark Ave., and 7th and 9th Sts., Ames, Iowa


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 2, 2004
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; American Movement
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Transportation; Education; Architecture; Landscape Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Religious structure; Park
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1874; 1885; 1938
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 191
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 57