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Des Moines Architecture & Design by Jay Pridmore

By Jay Pridmore

Des Moines boasts a awesome architectural portfolio wealthy intensive and caliber. town drew vast awareness within the 19th century with constructions just like the Iowa nation Capitol and the Terrace Hill mansion. Des Moines embraced the town attractive flow within the 20th century and have become domestic to recognized paintings through Eliel and Eero Saarinen, particularly the city�s leading edge artwork middle. a modern architectural renaissance produced lauded landmarks just like the Meredith Headquarters, the Des Moines Public Library and the toilet and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park. writer Jay Pridmore crafts an illustrated survey of the structure and layout of Iowa�s greatest city.

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