Workers restore 1920s-era signage to downtown Duluth building
For two months, Johnston Masonry stoneworkers tediously repaired and tuck-pointed the ornate glazed terra-cotta façade of the 1880s building at 9-11 W. Superior St. in downtown Duluth.
“It was deteriorating terribly,” field manager Joel Bruckelmyer said. “The upper parapet was completely falling apart. We tore it down and rebuilt it, using the original pieces.”
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