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Clermont Presbyterian Church

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1858. Southeast corner of Larrabee and McGregor streets
  • Clermont Presbyterian Church

This church is pure, classic Greek Revival; thin brick pilasters project from the wall surfaces, and a fascinating horizontal row of diamond-shaped patterns runsacross the entablature. The tower with its tall, thin spire and four corner finials could be read as either classical or Gothic.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Clermont Presbyterian Church", [Clermont, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO075.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 371-371.

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