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San Dimas in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

The Bank of San Dimas

 
 
Bank of San Dimas Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
1. Bank of San Dimas Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1904, the building on Bonita Avenue and Exchange Place was home to the First National Bank of San Dimas. The first addition to the building in 1905 added a pharmacy. In 1913, a second addition on the north side became the home of the San Dimas Fruit Exchange. From 1936 until 1955 Bank of America operated a branch in the building. In 1955, Bank of America relocated across the street.
 
Erected by San Dimas Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 34° 6.396′ N, 117° 48.5′ W. Marker is in San Dimas, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on Bonita Avenue just east of Exchange Place, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 138 W Bonita Ave, San Dimas CA 91773, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. San Dimas Grain Company (a few steps from this marker); The Walterscheid Building (within shouting distance of this marker); San Dimas Garage (within shouting distance of this marker);
Bank of San Dimas building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Baker, February 15, 2021
2. Bank of San Dimas building and Marker
Foresman & Hoke Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sipple Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Santa Fe Depot (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); San Dimas Sheriff’s Station (about 400 feet away); San Dimas Hotel (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in San Dimas.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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