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Hibbs and Giddings Building

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1911–1912, Albert Speiden; Ira Cannon, builder. 9129 Center St. (southwest corner of Center and West sts.)

The most interesting commercial building in town is topped by a heavy classical cornice and has twin glass cages, originally for the display of men's clothing, at street level. The interior has a pressed metal ceiling.

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Author: 
Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Hibbs and Giddings Building", [Manassas, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-NV40.6.

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Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 64-64.

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