Details for First National Bank of Canadian (Atlas Number 5211001793)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5211001793


Marker Number 1793
Atlas Number 5211001793
Marker Title First National Bank of Canadian
Index Entry First National Bank of Canadian
Address 200 E. Main St
City Canadian
County Hemphill
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 375167
UTM Northing 3975242
Subject Codes banks, bankers, banking topics
Marker Year 1970
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 200 E. Main Street, Canadian
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text Successor to first bank in Texas Panhandle: the Traders' Bank at Canadian, organized by Henry Hamburg and Robert Moody on August 1, 1887. In 1892 Moody and D. J. Young, his son-in-law, established the Canadian Valley Bank. The two men converted it into the First National Bank of Canadian in 1903. Moody was an official at all three banks. The present structure was built in 1920. Architect was J. C. Berry. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1970.