George H. Gallup House

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George H. Gallup House
TheGallupHouse-octagon house.jpg
George H. Gallup House is located in Iowa
George H. Gallup House
Location 703 South Chestnut Street, Jefferson, Iowa
Coordinates 42°5′51″N 94°22′34″W / 42.09750°N 94.37611°W / 42.09750; -94.37611Coordinates: 42°5′51″N 94°22′34″W / 42.09750°N 94.37611°W / 42.09750; -94.37611
Built 1901
Architectural style Classical Revival, Queen Anne, Octagonal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP July 18, 1985

The George H. Gallup House built in 1901 is an historic octagonal house located at 703 South Chestnut Street in Jefferson, Iowa. It was the birthplace and boyhood home of Dr. George Horace Gallup, the pioneer of public opinion polling.[1]

On July 18 1985, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] The house has been recently renovated and is available for rent to individuals and groups.

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  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 

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