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Art Deco Man Tulsa Fire

A photo a day keeps the Doctor in play.

Click image to enlarge. It’s worth the click. Art Deco Man dare seize the wire.

Art Deco Man dare sieze

Where was the picture taken? I want you to look at it first before you read the caption, so I will whisper the answer in the smallest font WordPress allows:

The photo a tight crop of the bas relief above the entrance of the Tulsa Fire Alarm Building. This Art Deco temple of fire alarms was built in 1931 when Tulsa was Oklahoma’s Oil Capital.  According to Wikipedia, architect Frederick Kershner was inspired by Mayan building design, which seems entirely appropriate.

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