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Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Station

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1892–1893. South of 1st St. between State and Park streets

This small brick-and-stone building focuses attention on a two-story bay tower surmounted by a conical roof. The building's stone base is carried up to the window sills, and stone is used as a banding throughout the building. As to style, the building is a combination of Queen Anne and Richardsonian Romanesque.

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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Station", [Grinnell, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-CE233.

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