Frank J. Weess House

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Frank J. Weess House
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Frank J. Weess House is located in Iowa
Frank J. Weess House
Frank J. Weess House is located in USA
Frank J. Weess House
Location 224-226 Morgan St.
Keokuk, Iowa
Coordinates 40°23′47″N 91°22′39″W / 40.39639°N 91.37750°W / 40.39639; -91.37750Coordinates: 40°23′47″N 91°22′39″W / 40.39639°N 91.37750°W / 40.39639; -91.37750
Built 1880-1881
Architectural style Second Empire
NRHP Reference # 78001235[1]
Added to NRHP May 22, 1978

The Frank J. Weess House in Keokuk, Iowa, United States was built from 1880–1881. The Second Empire style house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1] Frank J. Wees was a native of the Netherlands and came to the United States in 1849. He was a butcher by trade and by 1860 he established a successful meat business in Keokuk. He also owned considerable amounts of real estate in the area.[2]

References[edit]

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