Ironically, the building later was used as a funeral home. Sullivan died two years later and is buried a few miles away in Graceland Cemetery next to his parents.
Two of Sullivan's most feted works, the Ryerson and the Getty tombs, are in Graceland.
Louis Sullivan's National Farmer's Bank of Owatonna
Iowa I Opener: Grinnell's Louis Sullivan Jewel Box
|Detail of Sullivan's facade|
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