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Brownsville Heritage Visitor Center and Frank L. Melega Art Museum (Flatiron Building)
When built on this triangular sloping site, the Flatiron Building housed Brownsville's first post office and library. The three-story building constructed of Flemish bond brickwork has the round-ended shape of an eighteenth-century clothing press iron. An addition was made to the east end of the building c. 1903. Its position on the National Road made it a popular office space. In 1990, the building was donated to a nonprofit group and became the Heritage Visitor Center, with a 1,500-square-foot museum on National Road topics.
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