This building was constructed in 1881. The original purpose of the structure was as a communal residence. It remained a residential property until 1988.
Erected by Amana Society.
Location. 41° 47.973′ N, 91° 52.148′ W. Marker is in Amana, Iowa, in Iowa County. Marker is on 220th Trail west of 46th Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4530 220th Trail, Amana IA 52203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ackermann Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Amana History (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wash House and Woodshed (about 400 feet away); Amana General Store (about 600 feet away); The Wickery (about 600 feet away); Ronneburg Restaurant (about 700 feet away); Amana Colonies (approx. 0.2 miles 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.)
3. Amana Colonies National Register Nomination
Categories. • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers •
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 190 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.