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Charles F. Ranzow and Son Paint Company Building

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1875. 528–532 W. 3rd St., northeast corner of Western Ave.

An excellently preserved two-story brick commercial building, this structure is still occupied by its original tenants. Cast- and wroughtiron columns and storefronts appear on the first floor, where pressed metal was utilized for the cornice and for the central projecting pediment.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


What's Nearby


David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Charles F. Ranzow and Son Paint Company Building", [Davenport, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 70-70.

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