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Fleming Building

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Built
  
1907

NRHP Reference #
  
02000541

Architectural style
  
Early Commercial

Added to NRHP
  
May 22, 2002

Fleming Building

Location
  
218 6th Ave., Des Moines, Iowa

Architect
  
D.H. Burnham and Company

The Fleming Building is an historic building located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, United States. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.

Architecture

The structure is an eleven story office building that rises 174 feet (53 m) above the ground. The Chicago architectural firm of D.H. Burnham and Company designed the building in the early Commercial style and it was completed in 1907. It is one of the earliest steel-framed buildings in Iowa. Elements of the Beaux-Arts style are found in the building's proportions and details, which is typical of the Burnham Company‚Äôs work.

References

Fleming Building Wikipedia


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