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Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church

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1930. Southeast corner of 6th St. and Grove Ave.
  • (Photograph by John J. Yiannias)

Saint Patrick's is a brick basilica whose tower is almost a freestanding campanile. The details of the church, with its round-arched windows and domed tower, are derived from Italian Renaissance examples, more provincial than anything else.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim



  • 1930


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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Saint Patrick's Roman Catholic Church", [Corning, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Iowa, David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993, 320-320.

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