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Wickham Block

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c. 1885. Northeast corner of W. Broadway and Scott St.

This four-story Richardsonian Romanesque commercial block turns the corner with a thin, pencil-like bay turret. The upper section of the little turret has a band containing the building's name, and above this is a tile-clad conical roof.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Wickham Block", [Council Bluffs, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-MW016.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 466-466.

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