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Bank of Louisville

 
 
Bank of Louisville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, November 26, 2020
1. Bank of Louisville Marker
Inscription.  
Designed and built by Gideon Shryock, father of Greek Revival architecture in Kentucky. Bank was chartered by General Assembly in 1832 and building completed in 1837.
 
Erected by Kentucky Department of Highways. (Marker Number 88.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
 
Location. 38° 15.386′ N, 85° 45.339′ W. Marker is in Louisville, Kentucky, in Jefferson County. Marker is on West Main Street (U.S. 31W), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 320 West Main Street, Louisville KY 40202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Louisville Board of Trade (within shouting distance of this marker); Kentucky National Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Kentucky Distillers' Association (within shouting distance of this marker); Bourbon District (about 300 feet away, measured in a
Southern National Bank image. Click for more information.
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2. Southern National Bank
National Register of Historic Places Digital Archive on NPGallery website entry
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direct line); The Columbia Building (about 300 feet away); Evan Williams (about 400 feet away); Thelma French Schneider (about 400 feet away); Coon Hollow Distillery Offices (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Louisville.
 
Also see . . .  Old Bank of Louisville. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on November 29, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.) 
 
Bank of Louisville Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, November 26, 2020
3. Bank of Louisville Marker
Bank of Louisville National Historic Landmark Plaque image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Shane Oliver, July 3, 2021
4. Bank of Louisville National Historic Landmark Plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2022. It was originally submitted on November 29, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 29, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.   2. submitted on February 6, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.   3. submitted on November 29, 2020, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.   4. submitted on July 31, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia.

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Sep. 28, 2022