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

Ackermann Residence

1856

 
 
Ackermann Residence Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2015
1. Ackermann Residence Marker
Inscription.

This building is one of the first constructed in the village and housed Amana's first communal kitchen. Its exterior walls are constructed of wide vertical wooden planks.

 
Erected by Amana Colonies Convention and Visitor's Bureau.
 
Location. 41° 47.999′ N, 91° 52.193′ W. Marker is in Amana, Iowa, in Iowa County. Marker is on 220th Trail near 46th Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4513 220th Trail, Amana IA 52203, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wash House and Woodshed (within shouting distance of this marker); Wohn Haus (within shouting distance of this marker); Amana General Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Wickery (about 400 feet away); Amana History (about 500 feet away); Ronneburg Restaurant (about 500 feet away); Amana Colonies (about 800 feet away); Windmill House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amana.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Amana Colonies. (Submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The History of Amana. (Submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Ackermann Residence and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2015
2. Ackermann Residence and Marker

3. Amana Colonies National Register Nomination. (Submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 203 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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