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I-houses generally feature gables to the side and are at least two rooms in length, one room deep, and two full stories in height. They also often have a rear wing or "ell" for a kitchen or additional space. The facade of an I-house tends to be symmetrical, and they were constructed in a variety of materials, including logs, wood frame, brick or stone. Houses of this type were two rooms wide, one room deep, and two stories tall.
This style was found in LITTLE DUBLIN. This style of building allowed homes to be constructed on shallow lots like those once squeezed between South Locust Street and the bluff.
"I House," The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture. Online: http://www.okhistory.org/publications/enc/entry.php?entry=IH001