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Moore's Auto Body (Standard Gas and Oil Supply)

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Standard Gas and Oil Supply
1925, Smith and Van Dervoort. 401 W. Broad St.

Designed and built at a time when driving was romantic, this unusual Neo-Mediterranean survivor is one of the most ornate gas station buildings ever constructed in the Richmond area. Although the pumps are gone, the glamour remains.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Moore's Auto Body (Standard Gas and Oil Supply)", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI203.

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Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 231-231.

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