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Foshay Tower
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Art Deco, 32-story skyscraper with obelisk shape and construction method patented by Wilbur B. Foshay and Gottlieb Magney and built in 1927–29.

County:  Hennepin
Address:  821 Marquette Ave.
City or Township:  Minneapolis
Listing Date:  September 20, 1978
Nomination:  78001538.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   C (see criteria)
Date:   1927
Style:   Art Deco
Architect:   Magney and Tusler
Theme:   architecture, engineering
Historic Functions:   Business, Professional
Current Functions:   Business, Professional
Foundation Material:   Concrete
Roof Material:   None Listed
Wall Material:   Limestone


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