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Schoolhouse

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1853

A simple, direct version of the Greek Revival style, the schoolhouse has an entrance on one of the gable ends. Built elsewhere, the oneroom schoolhouse was moved several times before it was brought to its present location and restored in 1971.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Schoolhouse", [West Branch, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME385.3.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 152-152.

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