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Service Station

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c. 1928. 500 Jefferson St.

Though it boasts a tile roof, the building's small tower together with details such as corner piers projecting above the roof encourage us to respond to the design as Art Deco. Though not large, the building manages with ease to hold its own, and in fact ends up dominating the corner.

Writing Credits

Author: 
David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim
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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Service Station", [Waterloo, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/IA-01-NO317.

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 445-445.

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