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Amana in Iowa County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Amana Colonies

 
 
Amana Colonies Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2011
1. Amana Colonies Marker
Inscription.
Has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark
Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1965

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 41° 48.015′ N, 91° 52.361′ W. Marker is in Amana, Iowa, in Iowa County. Marker is at the intersection of 44th Avenue and 220th Trail on 44th Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amana IA 52203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ronneburg Restaurant (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Windmill House (about 300 feet away); The Wickery (about 400 feet away); Amana General Store (about 400 feet away); Wash House and Woodshed (about 500 feet away); Ackermann Residence (about 800 feet away); Wohn Haus (approx. 0.2 miles away); Amana History (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Amana.
 
Also see . . .
1. Amana Colonies - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Amana Colonies Museum with National Register plaque in foreground image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2011
2. Amana Colonies Museum with National Register plaque in foreground

2. The Amana Colonies - National Park Service. (Submitted on October 14, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Landmarks
 
Amana Colonies Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 14, 2011
3. Amana Colonies Marker
Typical home where communal meals were served. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 15, 2011
4. Typical home where communal meals were served.
Grape vines grow on many homes. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 15, 2011
5. Grape vines grow on many homes.
An Amana street. image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 15, 2011
6. An Amana street.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 534 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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