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Preston Overlook
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Rustic-style overlook for motoring public designed by landscape architect Arthur R. Nichols and built in 1937-38 for state highway department by National Reemployment Service workers.

County:  Fillmore
Address:  on Minnesota Highway 52
City or Township:  Preston
Listing Date:  August 04, 2003
Nomination:  03000732.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Date:   1937
Style:   NPS Rustic Style
Architect:   Joseph, Walter V., Minnesota Highway Department, Nichols, A. R.
Theme:   landscape architecture, politics/overnment
Historic Functions:   Park
Current Functions:   Park
Foundation Material:   Stone
Roof Material:  
Wall Material:   Stone

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