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Second Empire (1855-1885)

Identifying Features
Mansard (dual-pitched hipped) roof with dormer windows on steep lower slope; molded cornices normally bound the lower roof slope both above and below; decorative brackets usually present beneath eaves. (Source: McAlester, 1984)

Erie E 106 (Hayes Block) (1975, 1976, 1985, 1997)

Superior S 509 (Gardner House) (1975, 1976, 1985)

Albion N 105 (1976, 1985)
Superior S 314-318 (1985, 1997)

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