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Houses: David and Wanda Park House

Location: 1501 Birchmont Drive, Bemidji, Beltrami County
Built: 1936
Architect: Edward K. Mahlum, Broaten and Foss Company, Fergus Falls
Listed on NRHP: May 16, 1988

One of the few residential examples of the Streamline Moderne style in Minnesota, this bold two-story, poured-concrete house has the smooth surfaces, flowing lines and repeated geometrical detail typical of the style. Banded windows linked by ornamental striations emphasize the structure's horizontal lines.



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