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

Former Worth County Courthouse, 1880

Worth County Historical Museum, July 4, 1973

 

—Iowa Historic Site —

 
Worth County Historical Museum Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
1. Worth County Historical Museum Marker
Inscription.

Worth County Court House 1879-1892
Northwood High School 1892-1915
Civic Activities, Public Library
Youth Center 1917-1972

This plaque given in memory of
a community leader
Reuben Rustad
1897 - 1976
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This property is listed in
the National Register of Historic Places


 
Erected by Iowa State Historical Department Division of the State Historical Society and Worth County Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 26.63′ N, 93° 13.12′ W. Marker is in Northwood, Iowa, in Worth County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Avenue (U.S. 65) and 10th Street (U.S. 65), on the right when traveling east on Central Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 921 Central Avenue, Northwood IA 50459, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swensrud School (within shouting distance of this marker); Worth County Courthouse Cannon (within shouting distance of this marker); First National Bank (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Paramount Building
Former Worth County Courthouse NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
2. Former Worth County Courthouse NRHP Marker
(about 300 feet away); Index Building (about 300 feet away); Amundson-Grosland Building (about 300 feet away); Hunter Building (about 300 feet away); Anchor Building (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northwood.
 
Also see . . .
1. Old Worth County Courthouse National Register Info. (Submitted on October 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of Worth County, Iowa Links. (Submitted on October 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Former Worth County Courthouse Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
3. Former Worth County Courthouse Markers
East Facade of Former Worth County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
4. East Facade of Former Worth County Courthouse
Looking NW
Former Worth County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
5. Former Worth County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 139 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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