The real American Gothic house.

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American Gothic House, aka Dibble House
300 American Gothic Street - Burton and Gothic Streets
Eldon, IA 52554
United States
40° 55' 16.6584" N, 92° 12' 48.7944" W

About

This is the house made famous in Grant Wood's painting, "American Gothic." The first residents, in 1881, were the Dibble family. It is owned by the State Historical Society of Iowa, and is leased as a private residence.
The Gothic-style window was bought from a Sears catalog.

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plaquemaster
Fri, 05/11/2012 - 20:21

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