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The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 27, 1862 The United States Infantry burning the house of the Rebel Ruffin under the guns of the United States gun-boat "Mahaska" / / sketched by an officer of the "Mahaska."

The Pacific Mail Company's steamer "Golden Gate," burned at sea July 2...

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 6, no. 295 (1862 Aug. 23), p. 540.

Map of Mahaska County, Iowa /

Map of Mahaska County, Iowa /

Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 197 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes distance and population charts and business directories. Ancillary maps: Agricol... more

Herald map of Mahaska County, Iowa /

Herald map of Mahaska County, Iowa /

Shows landowners. LC Land ownership maps, 198 Includes map of Iowa and illustrations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy shellacked and sectioned in six.

Map of Mahaska County, Iowa, 1895.

Map of Mahaska County, Iowa, 1895.

Shows landowners. "Copyright 1895 by E.H. Gibbs." LC Land ownership maps, 199 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ancillary maps, distance chart, and business dir... more

C. B. Gruwell & Company Building, 206 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

C. B. Gruwell & Company Building, 206 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mah...

Significance: Masonry load-bearing walls with brick and clapboard front. Measures approximately 20' x 100'. First-floor plan has a display area and office in the front and storage in the rear. Two-bedroom ap... more

Howar Cigars & Freeland Ice Cream Parlor, 203-205 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Howar Cigars & Freeland Ice Cream Parlor, 203-205 High Avenue West, Os...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 40' x 80', divided into two units. Oriel window on No. 203 is probably original; oriel window flanked by two mismatched windows on No. 205 is probably an alteration. Co... more

Hoopes & BeDillion Restaurant, 315 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Hoopes & BeDillion Restaurant, 315 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahask...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', front of white glazed brick, tripartite window with relieving brick arch. First floor partitioned into four shops; pressed metal ceiling. Second floor has t... more

Hetherington Confectionery & Ice Cream Shop, 319 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Hetherington Confectionery & Ice Cream Shop, 319 High Avenue West, Osk...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure. Unusual cornice with mock colonnade on the frieze. This structure was originally Hetherington Confectionary and Ice Cream Shop and remained so for more than th... more

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Aven...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', two-story building. Wide oriel window at second floor, modillioned cornice (possibly applied upside-down), leaded glass transom window across storefront. Fi... more

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Aven...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', two-story building. Wide oriel window at second floor, modillioned cornice (possibly applied upside-down), leaded glass transom window across storefront. Fi... more

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

S. J. Wilkins & Company Building Millinery & Fruit Shop, 217 High Aven...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', two-story building. Wide oriel window at second floor, modillioned cornice (possibly applied upside-down), leaded glass transom window across storefront. Fi... more

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County,...

Significance: The house has a number of Italianate elements, including a projecting bay, roof accented with large brackets, and bracketed porch roof, doors and windows. The wood-frame building, now covered wit... more

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County,...

Significance: The house has a number of Italianate elements, including a projecting bay, roof accented with large brackets, and bracketed porch roof, doors and windows. The wood-frame building, now covered wit... more

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County,...

Significance: The house has a number of Italianate elements, including a projecting bay, roof accented with large brackets, and bracketed porch roof, doors and windows. The wood-frame building, now covered wit... more

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County,...

Significance: The house has a number of Italianate elements, including a projecting bay, roof accented with large brackets, and bracketed porch roof, doors and windows. The wood-frame building, now covered wit... more

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

John Waggoner House, 301 First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County,...

Significance: The house has a number of Italianate elements, including a projecting bay, roof accented with large brackets, and bracketed porch roof, doors and windows. The wood-frame building, now covered wit... more

W. Mattison's Groceries & Provisions, 211 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

W. Mattison's Groceries & Provisions, 211 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa,...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally owned by William Mattison, dealer in groceries, glassware, etc. The 1887 Oskaloosa City Directory refers to W. Mattison as one of the leading and most... more

W. Mattison's Groceries & Provisions, 211 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

W. Mattison's Groceries & Provisions, 211 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa,...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally owned by William Mattison, dealer in groceries, glassware, etc. The 1887 Oskaloosa City Directory refers to W. Mattison as one of the leading and most... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Farm, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Significance: This farm is a good example of the mid-nineteenth century farm complex in Iowa. The plan of the house and the over-all site plan are typical of the rural farm during this period. Survey number: ... more

Daniel Nelson Barn, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Barn, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Survey number: HABS IA-81-A Building/structure dates: 1856 Initial Construction

Daniel Nelson Barn, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Daniel Nelson Barn, Glendale Road, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Survey number: HABS IA-81-A Building/structure dates: 1856 Initial Construction

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue We...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally the Belvidere Saloon and Rock Island Brewing Co. owned and managed by George W. Brooks. Survey number: HABS IA-176 Building/structure dates: 1894 In... more

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue We...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally the Belvidere Saloon and Rock Island Brewing Co. owned and managed by George W. Brooks. Survey number: HABS IA-176 Building/structure dates: 1894 In... more

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Belvidere Saloon & Rock Island Brewery Company, 307-309 High Avenue We...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally the Belvidere Saloon and Rock Island Brewing Co. owned and managed by George W. Brooks. Survey number: HABS IA-176 Building/structure dates: 1894 In... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill, Mahaska County, IA

Middle Creek Bridge, Spanning Middle Creek at Ventura Road, Rose Hill,...

Significance: The Middle Creek Bridge, a 4-panel Pratt pony truss, is one of only four bridges remaining built by Seevers Manufacturing Company, based in Oskaloosa, Iowa. The use of steel pipe for the upper ch... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Eveland Bridge, Spanning Des Moines River at 285th Street, Oskaloosa, ...

Significance: The Eveland Bridge is a rare example of a multiple-span Whipple truss bridge. A less common variation on the Pratt truss, the Whipple truss was seldom used for wagon trusses in Iowa, and only sev... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Kalbach & Son Building, South "B" Street & First Avenue West, Oskaloos...

Significance: Kalbach Lumber Company is significant to the history of Oskaloosa's growth and development as the first lumber company in Oskaloosa. The original office on the corner of Second Avenue West and so... more

Holt & Son Grocery Store, 313 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Holt & Son Grocery Store, 313 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Cou...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', hoodmolds over second-floor windows, denticulated cornice between first and second floors. Large open room on first floor. One large apartment on second flo... more

Holt & Son Grocery Store, 313 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Holt & Son Grocery Store, 313 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska Cou...

Significance: Brick load-bearing walls, 20' x 120', hoodmolds over second-floor windows, denticulated cornice between first and second floors. Large open room on first floor. One large apartment on second flo... more

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Wood frame covered with clapboards, two stories, hip roof. The footprint is two adjacent rectangles, approximately 30' x 28 ' and 20' x 16', with a projecting bay on the east. A one-story porch ... more

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Wood frame covered with clapboards, two stories, hip roof. The footprint is two adjacent rectangles, approximately 30' x 28 ' and 20' x 16', with a projecting bay on the east. A one-story porch ... more

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Phillip Hoffman House, 309 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Wood frame covered with clapboards, two stories, hip roof. The footprint is two adjacent rectangles, approximately 30' x 28 ' and 20' x 16', with a projecting bay on the east. A one-story porch ... more

L. P. Roenspiess Cigar Manufacturing, 219 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

L. P. Roenspiess Cigar Manufacturing, 219 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa,...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally a cigar manufacturing shop operated by L.P.Roenspiess. Survey number: HABS IA-179 Building/structure dates: 1892 Initial Construction

L. P. Roenspiess Cigar Manufacturing, 219 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

L. P. Roenspiess Cigar Manufacturing, 219 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa,...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, originally a cigar manufacturing shop operated by L.P.Roenspiess. Survey number: HABS IA-179 Building/structure dates: 1892 Initial Construction

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. H. Green & Company Building, 202 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahas...

Significance: The Rivola Theatre is a significant example of an early movie house. The building possesses architectural merit, exemplified by the bracketed tin cornice, tripartite arched windows, pedimented si... more

Oskaloosa Implement Company, 221 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Oskaloosa Implement Company, 221 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska ...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, showing the decorative style of commercial structures from the 1880's. The building was originally the Oskaloosa Implement Company owned by C.B. West, C. Winter... more

Oskaloosa Implement Company, 221 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

Oskaloosa Implement Company, 221 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska ...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure, showing the decorative style of commercial structures from the 1880's. The building was originally the Oskaloosa Implement Company owned by C.B. West, C. Winter... more

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure with architectural features consistent with other structures of the period. According to the 1887 Oskaloosa directory this structure was originally a grocery sto... more

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure with architectural features consistent with other structures of the period. According to the 1887 Oskaloosa directory this structure was originally a grocery sto... more

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

J. W. Oller Groceries, 321 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County...

Significance: Contributing commercial structure with architectural features consistent with other structures of the period. According to the 1887 Oskaloosa directory this structure was originally a grocery sto... more

L. A. Swearengen Meat Market, 323 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

L. A. Swearengen Meat Market, 323 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska...

Significance: This structure is a good example of late 19th century commercial design, of typical style for Oskaloosa at the time it was built. The building was built for Lemual A. Swearingen to house his meat... more

L. A. Swearengen Meat Market, 323 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

L. A. Swearengen Meat Market, 323 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska...

Significance: This structure is a good example of late 19th century commercial design, of typical style for Oskaloosa at the time it was built. The building was built for Lemual A. Swearingen to house his meat... more

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska C...

Significance: McCall Monuments is one of Oskaloosa's oldest retail business establishments and is significant to the development of the western section of downtown. The business was founded in 1862 by Francis ... more

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska C...

Significance: McCall Monuments is one of Oskaloosa's oldest retail business establishments and is significant to the development of the western section of downtown. The business was founded in 1862 by Francis ... more

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

F. W. McCall's Marble Shop, 214 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska C...

Significance: McCall Monuments is one of Oskaloosa's oldest retail business establishments and is significant to the development of the western section of downtown. The business was founded in 1862 by Francis ... more

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