Steele City Historic District

Roughly bounded by Main and 2nd Sts., Gardline, and St. J. and W. RR, Steele City, Nebraska


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 March 16, 1972
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Victorian: Romanesque; Richardsonian Romanesque
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Department store; Single dwelling; Animal facility; Manufacturing facility; Financial institution
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1885; 1900; 1902
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 8


19th Century (37,993)
Brick (42,464)
Built 1885 (585)
Built during 1880s (6,523)
District (10,552)
Italianate (5,116)
Jefferson County, Nebraska (17)
Limestone (8,195)
Nebraska (1,010)
Private owner (54,399)
Romanesque (2,723)
Sandstone (4,861)
Steele City, Nebraska (2)
Victorian (19,703)