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Saint Joseph in Buchanan County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

German-American Bank

Richarsonian Romanesque

 

—1889 —

 
German-American Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
1. German-American Bank Marker
Inscription.

Designed by Eckel and Mann.
The bank's owners were members of the German Krug family who were noted for their philanthropy.
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This property has been
placed on the
National Register
of Historic Places

by the United States
Department of the Interior
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Saint Joseph Landmark

 
Erected by Junior League and Main Street St. Joseph.
 
Location. 39° 45.981′ N, 94° 51.119′ W. Marker is in Saint Joseph, Missouri, in Buchanan County. Marker is at the intersection of 7th Street and Felix Street, on the right when traveling south on 7th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 624 Felix Street, Saint Joseph MO 64501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ballinger Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Coleman Randolph "Hawk" Hawkins (within shouting distance of this marker); Kirkpatrick Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); "Queen of the River Towns • King of the Trails"
German-American Bank NRHP Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
2. German-American Bank NRHP Marker
(about 400 feet away); Christ Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Krug Building (about 500 feet away); Pioneer Building (about 600 feet away); Donnell Court Building (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Saint Joseph.
 
Also see . . .  German-American Bank Building National Register Nomination. (Submitted on July 1, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
German-American Bank Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
3. German-American Bank Landmark Marker
German-American Bank Former Drinking Fountain image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
4. German-American Bank Former Drinking Fountain
On 7th Street ground level
German-American Bank Brickwork image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
5. German-American Bank Brickwork
On Felix Street entrance
German-American Bank Building image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 6, 2013
6. German-American Bank Building
Note circular fire escape on 7th Street façade
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 728 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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