$     Salvage, Sioux City and Corn Palaces, they do have something in common, right

Salvaging of old buildings has been around a long time, of course, but here’s a particularly cool story — about the Corn Palace in Sioux City.
You have to just read and enjoy this one.

The 1891 Palace was so large that it spread across Pierce Street and featured a large archway that allowed traffic to pass though. The palace featured a balcony atop the main 200-foot tower. There, visitors could take in a magnificent view of the city and the surrounding three states. ….
and here’s a great link a collector’s site with an original picture, grandpa’s pict:

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