Clayton County Courthouse

111 High St., Elkader, Iowa

Photos 

Overview Looking South

The building actually faces northeast.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in July 2012

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 8, 1976
Reference number
76000745
Architectural style
Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Courthouse; Monument/marker
Current functions
Monument/marker; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1868; 1878; 1896
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing objects: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,887)
Brick (42,462)
Bronze (432)
Built 1868 (364)
Built during 1860s (3,774)
Clayton County, Iowa (55)
County Courthouses in Iowa TR (71)
Courthouse (2,257)
Elkader, Iowa (11)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (47,038)
Iowa (2,526)
Italianate (5,114)
Owned by local government (11,500)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • February 19, 2018: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • July 23, 2012: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • July 10, 2012: Updated by J.R. Manning: Corrected GPS Coordinates

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