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Floyd Tisor Standard Oil Company

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c. 1925. Northwest corner of S. Main St. and Manor Rd.
  • Floyd Tisor Standard Oil Company

This pre-fabricated steel service station was moved to Morning Sun in 1940. Except for the rear portion, this little hip-roofed building is almost entirely glass, the walls made up of factory sash windows. The establishment's original name was the Central Oil and Grease Company.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Floyd Tisor Standard Oil Company", [Morning Sun, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME317.

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Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 127-127.

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