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Standard Service Station (later a DX Station)

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later a DX Station
1917. Northeast corner of Pennsylvania Ave. and Washington St.

Here, placed at an angle to the street, is a double-pier brick service station with the building and the pump area sheltered by a single low-pitched gable roof. The surrounding trees increase the suburban atmosphere of the station.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


What's Nearby


David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Standard Service Station (later a DX Station)", [Story City, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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