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Pearson Barn

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c. 1900. Iowa 92, .5 miles east of US 169

This large 70 foot by 80 foot grade barn with a gabled roof has a spectacular interior that rises to a height of 72 feet, its roof carried on a forest of braced-beam trusses. Close to the barn is a tiny one-and-a-half-story stone farmhouse that dates from 1862.

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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Pearson Barn", [Winterset, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-CE447.

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