Langworthy Historic District

Langworthy, West Third, Melrose Terrace, vet. Hill and W. 5th, Alpine and Walnut bet. Solon and W. Fifth, Dubuque, Iowa


The following photos are of typical homes in this historic neighborhood.

Remember, these homes are privately owned and occupied, they are NOT open to the public. Please respect private property rights and do not trespass.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in August 2013



National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 12, 2004
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Octagon Mode; et al
Areas of significance
Industry; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Secondary structure
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 94
Contributing structures: 5
Non-contributing buildings: 9
Non-contributing structures: 2

Update Log 

  • August 31, 2013: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated Status and Added Photos