1. KorbenDallas

    19th century Sioux City Corn Palaces

    Well, this is a fun one. It looks like every year between 1887 and 1891, the citizens of the Sioux City, Iowa were building a new "Corn Palace". Every time the "Palace" was built at a different city location. Sioux City The period from about 1880 to 1890 marked the most rapid and significant...
  2. KorbenDallas

    1891 Colorado Mineral Palace

    The Colorado Mineral Palace opened on July 4, 1891. It was an ambitious project funded by a variety of investors from across the state, was considered a marvel of its time, but also suffered from both financial and structural failings. It was razed in 1943. There is a lack of trustworthy...