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Lowry Hill

8 Locations ~ Curated by Original research by Bob Glancy - edited by Richard L. Kronick

Tangletown

4 Locations ~ Curated by Individual building descriptions by Macalester College students in 2019

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Architects: William Purcell and Frederick Strauel (“spec” house for Henry M. Peterson) Date: 1928 Style: English Cottage Revival The dominant feature of this house is its two-story polygonal bay. As with the other houses in the neighborhood,…

Peavey Plaza 1100 Marquette Avenue Landscape Architect: M. Paul Friedberg (New York City), 1975 Peavey Plaza was an instant hit. Downtown workers on lunch break and children of all ages enjoyed its water works and multiple subterranean levels.…