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Administration Building, State School for Dependent and Neglected Children
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Richardsonian Romanesque main building designed by Warren B. Dunnell and built in 1887 for public school established in 1886 to house and educate wards of the state.

County:  Steele
Address:  W. Hills Circle
City or Township:  Owatonna
Listing Date:  May 12, 1975
Nomination:  75001030.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Date:   1887
Style:   Richardsonian Romanesque
Architect:   Warren B. Dunnell
Theme:   architecture, education, social history
Historic Functions:   School
Current Functions:  
Foundation Material:   None Listed
Roof Material:   Slate
Wall Material:   Brick


Photo of Administration Building, State School for Dependent and Neglected Children



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