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Chandler in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

First National Bank, 1918

Chandler Historic Commercial District on the National Register of Historic Places

 
 
First National Bank, 1918 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 26, 2016
1. First National Bank, 1918 Marker
Inscription. John Dobson and John Anderson built the First National Bank in the Neo Classical Style. In 1925 the Bank of Chandler moved into this building, complete with its marble faced columns. In the late 1930ís, the prominent Valley National Bank took over the building and operated here until 1958.
Photo courtesy of Chandler Historical Society

 
Location. 33° 18.132′ N, 111° 50.532′ W. Marker is in Chandler, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker is at the intersection of West Boston Street and North San Marcos Place on West Boston Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 35 West Boston Street, Chandler AZ 85225, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hotel Chandler (within shouting distance of this marker); Anderson Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic A. J. Chandler Park / The Chandler District Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Price Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Dougherty Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morrison Grocery (about 300 feet away); Monroe Building (about 300 feet away); The McCormick Building (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chandler.
 
More about this marker.
First National Bank, 1918 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 26, 2016
2. First National Bank, 1918 Marker
Marker is visible on the left. The Friedberg Building marker is seen on the right.
Marker is mounted on the building now the location of the Original Chop Shop.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Downtown Chandler Walking-Tour. Information on the First National Bank building is included in the brochure. (Submitted on January 16, 2017.) 
 
First National Bank Building image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 26, 2016
3. First National Bank Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2017, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 117 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 16, 2017, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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