Places of Local Interest
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Wallace Short Home
Address: 1520 Jackson St.
This two story frame Queen Anne home was built in 1893 and has 2114 sf total living space. There are 7 rooms with 4 bedrooms and one full bath and one half bath.
Wallace Short lived in this home from 1910 to 1912. Short was a very controversial figure in Sioux City. He was forced to resign his post as pastor of the First Congregational Church in 1914. He was elected mayor in 1918 and is the only mayor, to date, that has been submitted to a recall election.