Nebraska Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings (page 2)

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Gosper County Courthouse
Elwood, NE
The Gosper County Courthouse was designed by McClure & Walker and built from 1938-1939. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. [map]

Ideal Cleaners
Falls City, NE
Franklin, NE
Ideal Cleaners was established in 1922. They moved to this new building in 1937. The store closed in 2014 and the building is currently vacant. [map]

This Auditorium was designed by Doyt Naden and built in 1939 for Franklin High School with WPA funding. The building is used for the school and community events. [map]

Fraternal Order of Eagles
Fremont, NE
City Auditorium
Fremont, NE
This Fraternal Order of Eagles building was built from 1949-1950. This sign with ripple tin panels appears to be from then. [map]

This City Auditorium was designed by George Grabe and built in 1937 with WPA funding. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. [map]

Fremont National Bank
Fremont, NE
The Fremont National Bank was built around 1938. The building now houses the First National Bank of Omaha. [map]

Union Pacific
Hastings, NE
This Union Pacific building must have been used for offices and/or storage. It might be from the 1920s. Does anyone know anything about this building? [map]

Dutton-Lainson Company
Hastings, NE
The Dutton-Lainson Company building was designed by C.W. Way and built from 1917-1920. This is too early to be considered Art Deco but I'm including it anyway. It is also known as the Victory Building, commemorating the American victory of World War I. The terracotta details include "D"s for William Dutton and "VB"s for Victory Building. The clock from the former German National Bank of Hastings was moved to this building in 1970. [map]

Zinn's Jewelers
Hastings, NE
Zinn's Jewelers was founded in 1889. I believe this vitrolite storefront remodeling is from the 1930s. The store has been closed and vacant since at least 2010. [map]

H.J. Bartenbach House
Grand Island, NE
The H.J. Bartenbach House was built in 1893. The house and garage were extensively remodeled from 1937-1938 with this design by Gordon Shattuck. The buildings are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. [map]

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