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Brenham in Washington County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Former Bank Building of Giddings & Giddings

 
 
Former Bank Building of Giddings & Giddings Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, June 11, 2018
1. Former Bank Building of Giddings & Giddings Marker
Inscription. A private firm; Brenham's first bank, founded 1866 by lawyer-brothers J. D. and D. C. Giddings. This building was erected 1872 for bank, with Brenham Chapter No. 5, Royal Arch Masons, owning third floor. Bank closed in 1945.
 
Erected 1971 by State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 8338.)
 
Location. 30° 10.007′ N, 96° 23.885′ W. Marker is in Brenham, Texas, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of South Park Street and West Alamo Street (Business U.S. 290), on the right when traveling south on South Park Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 116 S Park St, Brenham TX 77833, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Brenham Maifest (within shouting distance of this marker); County Commissioners Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County C. S. A. (within shouting distance of this marker); Schmid Bros. Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bassett and Bassett Banking House
Former Bank Building of Giddings & Giddings image. Click for full size.
By Larry D. Moore, March 18, 2014
2. Former Bank Building of Giddings & Giddings
(about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Prairie Lea Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); George Washington Petty (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brenham.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2018, by Larry D. Moore of Del Valle, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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