Encouraging Barn Preservation

Southeast Iowa festival celebrates a classic American icon while promoting barn preservation and Iowa's agricultural heritage

Listed on the National Registry of Historic Places, the gable roofed, bank-style Galloway barn was built in about 1886. The well-preserved structure has 40 vents and 32 support posts, and an intact Louden Machinery Co. litter carrier. The barn is owned by Bob and Sharon Galloway, Keosauqua.
Photo by Teri McManus