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Wooley Building

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1888. 28–30 N. 5th St.

A fairly straight-forward two-story brick and stone-trimmed building displays an energetic pediment with two fanlike devices over the main entrance. The street corner of the building is treated as a two-story rectangular bay which was originally designed to have a major entrance at its base.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Wooley Building", [Keokuk, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME255.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 109-109.

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