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The PEO Library

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1927

This late-1920s Beaux-Arts design was carried out with restraint. The two-story walls are organized around wide pilasters; the recessed entrance is set behind four two-story-high Ionic columns. The national PEO Sisterhood was established at Iowa Wesleyan College in 1862.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "The PEO Library", [Mount Pleasant, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME318.4.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 129-129.

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