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Masonic Temple (Forker Building)

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Forker Building
1907. 200 E. 1st St.

This two-story block of cast stone built by automobile maker Walter Chrysler's father-in-law, George Forker, has arched, doublesash second-story windows with decorative keystones above a typical transomed storefront. The structure survived a 1910 fire and became the Masonic temple.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Masonic Temple (Forker Building)", [Cheyenne Wells, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-CH03.

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