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These are success stories not in the major road or city galleries. The emphasis is on out-of-the-way places. Examples include adaptive reuse, elaborate reconstruction, or just a simple coat of paint.

Categories & Keywords
Category:Architecture and Structures
Subcategory:Buildings
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Americana, nostalgia, preservation, restoration, upkeep

STRAND SCENE (Galveston TX)MARDI GRAS DECORATIONS (Vicksburg MS)WINK (Dalton GA)FUTURISTIC SINCLAIR STATION (Plainview TX)SERVICE, JIM'S (Port Huron MI)COFFINS, SMOKING (Baird TX)HIDDEN ASSETS IN VAULT (Galveston TX)TWO CUSTOM DOORS (Galveston TX)AWNINGS (Hoover Dam AZ/NV)THE BIRD (Greencastle IN)BRICK, STONE AND WOOD (Harpers Ferry WV)MISSISSIPPI NATIONAL BANK (Natchez Trace Port Gibson MS)BANK OF GRAND CANE (Grand Cane LA)BISCHOF TATTOO (Crawfordsville IN)C-VILLE & AWNING (Crawfordsville IN)STANDARD, FOR LEASE (Port Huron MI)GULF STATION (Albany TX)BUILDING ON WINDSHIELD (Sweetwater TX)CASABLANCA (Abilene TX)GOLDEN ARCHES (Ballinger TX)