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“Hamburgers”

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1936, Charles B. Moore. 600 Jefferson St.
  • "Hamburgers"

This little Moderne square box is sheathed in white vitrolite, with black trim. The sign “Hamburgers” is so dominant that the entrance facade really ends up as a sign, and nothing more. The building was planned by its owner. Its original name was “Dinty's Snappy Service.”

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "“Hamburgers”", [Burlington, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME026.

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