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ID help: Moorish Deco building, Lamar at Main


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I'm new here and I need some help. 

Does anyone recognize this building (sorry, I can't get a better picture)?  It stood at the corner of Main at Lamar, across Lamar from the Lamar Hotel/Metropolitan Theater (which you can see in the background).  I could swear I've seen pictures of it before but now that I need them, I can't find any.  I might have conflated it with another building but the Moorish detail over the door is so distinctive that I don't think so. 

The picture was taken no later than 1934--Douglas Fairbanks' name is on the theater marquee in the full print, and his last movie came out in 1934.  The cars in the image are all pre-1935, too (no shield grilles).

Art Deco Lamar at Main.jpg

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1 hour ago, Subdude said:

If you compare the bottom picture to the top you'll notice how it grew an extra floor.

 

 

I like how they kept the design of the top when they grew another floor

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