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Knight Templars of Iowa Lodge

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1918. Templar Park, north of the town of Spirit Lake, off Iowa 276

The architect of this building looked to the Mission Revival. On each corner of the three-and four-story main block are open towers with hipped roofs. The broad overhanging roofs are tiled. Arched openings and deep wall reveals further establish the building's Mission image.

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Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Knight Templars of Iowa Lodge", [Spirit Lake, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO288.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 436-436.

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