Gen. Samuel R. Curtis House

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Gen. Samuel R. Curtis House
Gen. Samuel R. Curtis House is located in Iowa
Gen. Samuel R. Curtis House
Location 206 High St., Keokuk, Iowa
Coordinates 40°23′43″N 91°22′42″W / 40.39528°N 91.37833°W / 40.39528; -91.37833Coordinates: 40°23′43″N 91°22′42″W / 40.39528°N 91.37833°W / 40.39528; -91.37833
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 98000384[1]
Added to NRHP April 23, 1998

The Gen. Samuel R. Curtis House in Keokuk, Iowa, United States is a Greek Revival structure that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998.[1] Samuel R. Curtis was an engineer, congressman and served as mayor of Keokuk in the 1850s. He was the hero of the Battle of Pea Ridge during the American Civil War. He was the first Major General from Iowa during the war.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Keokuk’s National Register of Historic Places". City of Keokuk. Retrieved 2011-05-19.