Des Moines County Court House

513 N. Main St.
Burlington, Iowa

Historic Document

Des Moines County Court House is located in Des Moines County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Thursday August 28, 2003. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Government, more specifically a Courthouse. Des Moines County Court House was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Politics/Government.

Des Moines County Court House Information

Other Name: PWA-Era County Courthouses of IA MPS
Other Name: PWA Docket IA 1529-F
Ownership Type: Local
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1940
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keffer and Jones
Architectural Style: PWA Moderne
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Des Moines County Court House Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 50
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Burlington Historic Locations Des Moines County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations