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Dartings Sinclair (now a Mobil Service Station)

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now a Mobil Service Station
c. 1925. Northeast corner of 5th and Maurer streets

This small service station suggests that it is a miniature, many-gabled dwelling. Each of its two small entrances reaches up into a steeply pitched gable, which is repeated a few feet back onto the roof. The walls of these second gables are shingled, as is the roof beyond.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Dartings Sinclair (now a Mobil Service Station)", [Wilton, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-ME396.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 155-155.

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