Details for Everett Building (Atlas Number 5183009948)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5183009948


Marker Number 9948
Atlas Number 5183009948
Marker Title Everett Building
Index Entry Everett Building
Address 214-216 N. Freedonia St.
City Longview
County Gregg
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 336831
UTM Northing 3597542
Subject Codes banks, bankers, banking topics; commercial buildings; Classical Revival (architectural style)
Marker Year 1983
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 18" x 28"
Marker Text Built in 1910 to house the Citizens National Bank, this structure is the only example of classical revival commercial architecture in Longview. Designed by noted architect and educator Samuel J. Blocker, the Everett Building was constructed by Gladewater and Longview businessman and civic leader Lafayette Johnson Everett. Outstanding features of the building include its rounded bay and recessed main entrance. through the years, the Everett Building has housed numerous banks and professional offices and is part of the heritage of Longview's business community. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1983