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Where art deco meets Cowtown

Sinclair Building: Oil Built It, Art Imbues It

In 1929, despite the onset of the Great Depression, Fort Worth was flush with money, in part because it was still benefiting from the west Texas oil boom (Ranger 1917, Burkburnett 1918, Desdemona 1918, Breckenridge 1918). In the┬áStar-Telegram┬áthe boom had … Continue reading

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