Insane Asylum at the County Poor Farm

E side Co. Rd. Y61 (250th Ave.) N of Andrew
Andrew, Iowa

Historic Document

Insane Asylum at the County Poor Farm is located in Jackson County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Friday July 24, 1992. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Health Care, more specifically a Hospital. Insane Asylum at the County Poor Farm was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Insane Asylum at the County Poor Farm Information

Other Name: Limestone Architecture of Jackson County MPS
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1872
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Strasser & Schlecht; Weis,John
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Insane Asylum at the County Poor Farm Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Andrew Historic Locations Jackson County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations