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Windsor Purity Candy Company, 125-129 Second Avenue, Des Moines, Polk County, IA

Windsor Purity Candy Company, 125-129 Second Avenue, Des Moines, Polk County, IA

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Summary

Significance: The building was built by The Purity Candy Company, which reincorporated and added the name "Windsor" to the firm. The building was first used as a candy factory specializing in "Purity" chocolates and bon bons. The building is a fair example of early 1900's Commercial style architecture. The building is a contributing structure in the proposed Court Avenue Historic District. The district is known primarily for its warehouses.
Survey number: HABS IA-148

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Fort Des Moines (Iowa)41.58513, -93.61903
Google Map of 41.58513079999999, -93.6190261
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Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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