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Iowa Mid-Century Modern Buildings (page 1)

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Back Care Clinic
Des Moines, IA
The Back Care Clinic appears to be from the 1960s or 1970s. [map]

Camp Fire USA
Des Moines, IA
This Camp Fire USA building appears to be from the 1960s. It was built for an engineering firm. Camp Fire USA has owned the building since the 1980s. Does anyone know the name of the firm that was here originally or when this building was constructed? [map]

Val Air Ballroom
Des Moines, IA
This Val Air Ballroom opened in 1939 as an open-air ballroom. In 1961, there was a serious fire and the ballroom was rebuilt. The Val Air continues to offer live performances and hosts private parties. For more, see this website. [map]

Post Office
Decorah, IA
This Post Office features Mondrian-like windows. It was probably built in the late 1950s or early 1960s. [map]

Maple Lanes
Waterloo, IA
The Maple Lanes appears to be from the late 1950s or early 1960s. For more, see this website. [map]

Totem Bowl
Marshalltown, IA
The Totem Bowl was built in 1961. [map]

Dodecagon Plaza
Spencer, IA
The Dodecagon Plaza apartments appear to be from the 1960s. A dodecagon is a polygon with twelve sides. [map]

Northwest Bank
Spencer, IA
This Northwest Bank branch appears to be from the 1960s or 1970s. This photo is from 2012. The bank was closed in 2013. [map]

Clear Choice Windows
Mason City, IA
The Clear Choice Windows building appears to be from the 1960s. From its style and position on this big lot, my guess would be that this building was a used car dealership office originally. These photos are from 2010. The building was vacant in 2013. [map]