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Rod Library's Des Moines Register Index

Century-old house stripped of walnut woodwork worth $10,000. The house was

Long Title: 
Century-old house stripped of walnut woodwork worth $10,000. The house was built in 1868 by Doctor (Dr.) Benjamin Dekalb, a Virginia physician who moved to Iowa following the Civil War. The woodwork was salvaged by Bruce Pierce of Decorah.
Description: 
(by Lucia Herndon)
Location: 
3A:1
Citation Date: 
Sunday, May 30, 1976