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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

View of Oskaloosa [Kansas], with portraits of the mayor and Common Council: Mrs. Mary D. Lowman, Mayor; Mrs. Carrie Johnson; Mrs. Sadie E. Balsley; Mrs. Hanna P. Morse; Mrs. Emma K. Hamilton; and Mrs. Mittie Josephine Golden

View of Oskaloosa [Kansas], with portraits of the mayor and Common Cou...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 66, no. 1701 (1888 Apr. 21), p. 149. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; B.I.; Women Politics; Politics.

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Farmers waiting for the auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Farmers waiting for the auction t...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

Farmers waiting for auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmers waiting for auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farmer applying to county supervisor for Farm Security Administration loan. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmer applying to county supervisor for Farm Security Administration ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farmer applying to Farm Security Administration county supervisor for rehabilitation loan. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmer applying to Farm Security Administration county supervisor for ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farmers waiting for the auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmers waiting for the auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farmer at the auction. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmer at the auction. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Main street. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Main street. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

County courthouse. Oskaloosa, Kansas

County courthouse. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Main street. Oskaloosa, Kansas
County courthouse. Oskaloosa, Kansas
Farm wife waiting in the car while her husband attends the auction. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farm wife waiting in the car while her husband attends the auction. Os...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Men talking politics in front of the hotel. Osakaloosa, Kansas

Men talking politics in front of the hotel. Osakaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farmers at the auction sale, Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farmers at the auction sale, Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

In front of hotel. Oskaloosa, Kansas
In front of hotel. Oskaloosa, Kansas

In front of hotel. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Bandstand on county courthouse lawn. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Bandstand on county courthouse lawn. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Farm wives at auction. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Farm wives at auction. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Farmers waiting for the auction to begin. Oskaloosa, Kansas

Untitled photo, possibly related to: Farmers waiting for the auction t...

Title and other information from a possibly related negative. Image came to Library of Congress untitled. (There was no caption for this image in the FSA/OWI shelflist.) Appears to be related to negative LC-USF... more

Storefront (1885), Oskaloosa, Iowa

Storefront (1885), Oskaloosa, Iowa

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Margolies category: Main Street. Purchase; John Margolies 2015 (DLC/PP-2015:142). Credit line: John Margolies Roadside America photogr... 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

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... more

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County, KS

Jefferson County Courthouse, Town Square, Oskaloosa, Jefferson County,...

Significance: This post-Civil War building has an interesting and decorative architectural treatment and is the oldest courthouse still in use in Kansas. Survey number: HABS KS-19 Building/structure dates: 18... 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

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