White Eagle Gas Station - Sioux City, IA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 42° 28.123 W 096° 21.954
14T E 716548 N 4705181
Quick Description: This former White Eagle station was built in 1930. The addition to the left of the door might have been built later.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 3/24/2011 9:16:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMB1RF
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team RAGAR
Views: 4

Long Description:
The typical eye-catching image at White Eagle service stations was the molded white glass eagle globe atop each pump; later these were replaced with a round globe with the eagle image upon it. Some stations had a large concrete or cast iron eagle sitting on a statue base in front of the station. White Eagle was eventually sold to Socony (Standard Oil) and then was purchased by Mobil when the eagle image was replaced by the flying red horse. This stucco station is now home to Paxton Street Auto Repair.
Address of the station:
3232 4th Avenue Place
Sioux City, IA USA

Type of Gas Station: Reborn

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