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Forest Drive, A. B. Cummins Residence

Forest Drive, A. B. Cummins Residence

Title

Forest Drive, A. B. Cummins Residence
Residence of A. B. Cummins

Description

This house on Forest Drive was built in 1884 and is still standing. It was home to Mr. Cummins and his wife Ida. A. B. Cummins was one of the original faculty of the Drake University College of Law. He was governor of Iowa from 1902 - 1908. He went on to serve in the U.S. Senate from 1908 until his death in 1926. In 1923 he succeeded Calvin Coolidge as president of the Senate. The house is listed on National Register of Historic Places.

Source

Special Collections, Cowles Library -- Drake University.

Publisher

Chicago, Il. : Gravure Illustration Co.

Date

1914
2005/04/24/05

Rights

U.S. and International copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact: bart.schmidt@drake.edu

Relation

Art Work of Des Moines -- Book Six

Format

Photographic print, 4.5 x 7 in.

Type

Image

Identifier

v. 6, p. 4
dm0103
http://ddr.lib.drake.edu/u?/du-hdm,148

Coverage

2404 Forest Dr.