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Kentucky Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings

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Booth Fire & Safety
Bowling Green, KY
Booth Fire & Safety occupies the former Galloway Farm Equipment dealership building which was constructed in 1948. It was restored for Booth Fire & Safety in 2007. [map]

Harrodsburg:
S.E. Cooke Building (Harrodsburg)

Worsham Hall
Henderson, KY
Horse Cave State Bank
Horse Cave, KY
Worsham Hall was designed by J. Alves Clore and built in 1936. [map]

The Horse Cave State Bank was built in 1937. It now houses the Kentucky Repertory Theatre. [map]

Lexington Laundry Co.
Lexington, KY
The Lexington Laundry Co. building was built around 1929. [map]

Jones-Dabney Company Laboratory
Louisville, KY
The Jones-Dabney Company Laboratory was built in 1935. It was used as a polymer manufacturing plant. The building has been abandoned for many years. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

WHAS
Louisville, KY
The WHAS radio transmitter building appears to be from the 1930s or so. I don't know if it is still in use. [map]

Wheeling Corrugating Company
Louisville, KY
The Wheeling Corrugating Company building is a nice small-scale example of Streamline Moderne. For more, see this website. [map]

Louisville:
Bowman Field Airport: 1, 2
Courier-Journal Building
various

Paducah:
Watkins Department Store [map]

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