Iowa City Public Library
Rural Johnson County

Secrest Octagonal Barn, 2012

Close-up of the cupola, originally used for the ventilation of the barn. The interior of the cupola is accessible by a suspended internal stairway. Built in 1883. Restored by Rich Tyler.


McCray, Linzee Kull, “Secrest Octagonal Barn, 2012,” Iowa City Public Library, accessed October 14, 2019,