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Commercial Building

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c. 1910. 216–220 E. Main St.

Echoing the materials, composition, and rhythms of the Sterling Park storefronts ( BE30) is this two-story, two-store building. A pair of three-bay facades, each capped by a central arched pediment of molded brick, is separated by a slender, unmarked central bay containing, at sidewalk level, the door leading to a stair serving upper-floor offices. Again, an architectural attribution to Jules Leffland is tempting.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Commercial Building", [Port Lavaca, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-BE31.

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