Sarasota in Sarasota County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
American National Bank
Francis Palmer Smith - Architect
Adair & Sentor – Builder
Has been placed in the
National Register of Historic Places
Designated A Historic Structure By
The City Of Sarasota, Florida
Erected 1998 by City of Sarasota.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1926.
Location. 27° 20.115′ N, 82° 32.617′ W. Marker is in Sarasota, Florida, in Sarasota County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and South Palm Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1330 Main Street, Sarasota FL 34236, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Historic Palm Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Landing of the Scots (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sarasota War Memorial/The Doughboy (about 300 feet away); City of Sarasota (about 600 feet away); Methodist ChurchJohn D. MacDonald 1916-1986/John D. and the Friday Liars (about 700 feet away); Edwards Theatre 1926 (about 700 feet away); Sarasota's Bayfront (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sarasota.
Regarding American National Bank. The historic American National Bank Building, later known as the Orange Blossom Hotel, is a significant historical and architectural landmark. Neo-Classical in style, it is one of the three earliest skyscrapers in Sarasota and the only one to retain its historic detail and appearance.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.