Keokuk Young Women's Christian Association Building

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Keokuk Young Women's Christian Association Building
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Keokuk Young Women's Christian Association Building is located in Iowa
Keokuk Young Women's Christian Association Building
Location 425 Blondeau St., Keokuk, Iowa
Coordinates 40°23′47″N 91°22′54″W / 40.39639°N 91.38167°W / 40.39639; -91.38167Coordinates: 40°23′47″N 91°22′54″W / 40.39639°N 91.38167°W / 40.39639; -91.38167
Built 1913
Architect Harry A. Ratcliffe
Architectural style Late 19th & early 20th Century American Movements
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 04001140[1]
Added to NRHP October 12, 2004

The Keokuk Young Women's Christian Association Building in Keokuk, Iowa, United States is an historic building that was built in 1913. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.[1] The building was home to the YWCA in Keokuk for nearly 50 years. The YMCA sat across the street until the building was demolished in 1975. The building served as a hub for social activities in the community.[2] The building is representative of transitional architecture in the early 20th century.

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  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 2011-05-18.