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Observatory Building

400 Locust Street
Des Moines IA United States

Status:destroyed
Construction Dates
  Began1895
  Finished1896
  Destroyed1937
Floor Count14
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise


Description
Architect: Charles Edward Eastman

Originally known as the Van Ginkel Building, it was heralded as the tallest office building between Chicago and San Francisco.

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