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George H. Gallup House

George H. Gallup House
George H. Gallup House
Location 703 South Chestnut Street, Jefferson, Iowa

42°5′51″N 94°22′34″W / 42.09750°N 94.37611°W / 42.09750; -94.37611Coordinates: 42°5′51″N 94°22′34″W / 42.09750°N 94.37611°W / 42.09750; -94.37611

Built 1901
Architectural style Classical Revival, Queen Anne, Octagonal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #


Added to NRHP July 18, 1985

The George H. Gallup House built in 1901 is an historic octagonal house located at 703 South Chestnut Street in Jefferson, Iowa. It was the birthplace and boyhood home of Dr. George Horace Gallup, the pioneer of public opinion polling.[1]

On July 18 1985, it was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[1] The house has been recently renovated and is available for rent to individuals and groups.

See also


External links

  • The Gallup House Property
  • Greene County Attractions

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