Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B)

Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54
Dundee, Iowa

Historic Document

Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B) is located in Delaware County, Iowa certified as a historic location on Thursday November 15, 1990. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, more specifically a Park. Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B) was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History.

Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B) Information

Other Name: CCC Properties in Iowa State Parks MPS
Ownership Type: State
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1933, 1934
Level of Governmental Significance: State, Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Rustic Architecture
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B) Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 2410
Number of historically contributing buildings: 5
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 20
Number of historically contributing objects: 2
Number of noncontributing buildings: 1
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 4
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Dundee Historic Locations Delaware County Historic Locations Iowa Historic Locations