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Formosa Apartments in Wheeling

Sitting across the street from St. Joseph Cathedral, this four-story, neo-classical apartment complex was designed by Wheeling architect Frederick F. Faris and built in 1900 by Rev. John J. Kain & Rev. Patrick J. Donahue.

Architect: Frederick F. Faris
Painting: D. C. Kurner
Water Heaters: Ruud Mfg. Co., Pittsburg
Plumbing Fixures: Trimble & Lutz Supply Co.
Ornamental Iron Work: Architectural Iron & Wire Works
General Contractors: J. R. Butts & Son

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 ▶ 1305-11 Eoff Street


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