Details for First National Bank (Atlas Number 5221006250)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5221006250


Marker Number 6250
Atlas Number 5221006250
Marker Title First National Bank
Index Entry First National Bank
Address 101 Bridge St.
City Granbury
County Hood
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 614034
UTM Northing 3590161
Subject Codes commercial buildings; banks, bankers, banking topics; Victorian (architectural term)
Marker Year 1972
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location
Marker Size 16" x 12"
Marker Text First unit in structure was built 1883--year private bank was opened by D.C. Cogdell and John H. Traylor. National Bank charter was issued in 1887 and second structural unit was later acquired. Besides the organizers, officials have included Jeff Nutt (1900-32); C.H. Bencini (1935-36); Jake Green (1936-48); Henry Zweifel (1929-70); John S. Luton (1952- ). The hand-hewn native limestone structure is a good example of Victorian commercial building. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1972