Iowa City Public Library DHP
Rural Johnson County

Secrest Octagonal Barn, 2012

Exterior view of the barn’s side-gabled shed. The purpose of this shed was to provide more storage as well as feeding stalls for the farm’s livestock. Built in 1883. Restored by Rich Tyler.


McCray, Linzee Kull, “Secrest Octagonal Barn, 2012,” Iowa City Public Library DHP, accessed April 22, 2024,