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Architecture of USA

04 September 2013

1914 – Union Station, Kansas City, Missouri

Architect: Jarvis Hunt Opened in 1914, it served as a replacement for the original Union Depot which opened in 1878. Union Station served a peak annual passenger traffic of over 670,000 in 1945...

17 September 2009

1915 – 501 Marquette (Soo Line Building), Minneapolis, Minnesota

Architect: Robert W. Gibson 501 Marquette was the tallest commercial building in the city from the time it was completed in 1915 until the Foshay Tower was built in 1929. It was built...

17 September 2009

1915 – City Hall, San Francisco, California

Architects: Bakewell & Brown Built of gray California granite with blue and gold burnished ironwork, San Francisco City Hall was designed in a French Renaissance style. In plan it measures 408 by 285...

22 September 2009

1915 – Grand Lodge of the AOUW, Fargo, North Dakota

Architect: Haxby & Gillespie Originally built for the Grand Lodge of the Ancient Order of United Workmen, this building is now known as Federal Square. A fine classical revival building, it has fine...

04 November 2010

1915 – Hamm Building, St. Paul, Minnesota

Architect: Toltz, King & Day The Hamm Building is a 1915 limestone, terra cotta, and brick commercial building in Saint Paul, Minnesota; its ornamentation is exceptional. It is listed on the National Register...

06 February 2014

1915 – Museum of Fine Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Architect: McKim, Mead & White Built on land donated by the Morrison family formerly occupied by their Villa Rosa mansion, the museum by McKim, Mead & White is one of the finest examples...

17 September 2009

1915 – Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, California

Architects: Bernard Maybeck On land originally belonging to the Presidio, the Palace of Fine Arts was built in 1915 for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Today the site, which belongs to the City of...

05 November 2010

1915 – Seattle Times Building, Seattle, Washington

Architect: Bebb & Gould Its triangular site allowed light to flow into every section of the building and enabled the architects to cover every elevation with beige terra-cotta decoration. The locally prominent firm...

05 November 2010

1915 – St. Paul Cathedral, St. Paul, Minnesota

Architect: Emmanuel Louis Masqueray

08 November 2010

1915 – St. Mary’s Basilica, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Architect: Emmanuel Louis Masqueray By the early years of the twentieth century, Minneapolis was a flourishing city. The Falls of St. Anthony was instrumental in establishing the city as one of the world’s...