Territorial Style

Architectural style originating in the American Southwest, characterized by squared-off adobe construction, brick coping at the top of the structure, square beams rather than round vigas, and relatively formal Victorian-style windows.

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  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300179639. The J. Paul Getty Trust.