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Vogt House

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1889. 800 N. Van Buren St.

There is a do-it-yourself design quality in the porch with its extended turreted pavilion; it seems to exist in a different world from the roofscape, which has the appearance of a professional, subdued design. The two-story brick-sheathed volume of the house acts as a neutral ground upon which the roof and the porch can act.

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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Vogt House", [Iowa City, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-CE262.

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