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Here you can stroll the pedestrian mall and view some of the city's finest art deco buildings such as Hannahs and the Hawke's Bay Chambers. Bowmans Building is a Louis Hay design in brick veneer with the characteristic eyebrow (brick or tiles, often curved, set over a window). Some of Hay's work was influenced by Chicago's Louis Sullivan; his best-known design is the National Tobacco Building in Ahuhiri.

Updated: 02-18-2014

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