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Granbury in Hood County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

First National Bank

 
 
First National Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, August 10, 2019
1. First National Bank Marker
Inscription.  First unit in structure was built 1883 - year private bank was opened by D.C. Cogdell and John H. Traylor. National Bank charter was issued in 1887 and second structural unit was later acquired. Besides the organizers, officials have included Jeff Nutt (1900-32); C.H. Bencini (1935-36); Jake Green (1936-48); Henry Zweifel (1929-70); John S. Luton (1952- ).

The hand-hewn native limestone structure is a good example of Victorian commercial building.
Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1972

 
Erected 1972 by Texas State Historical Survey Committee. (Marker Number 6250.)
 
Location. 32° 26.594′ N, 97° 47.247′ W. Marker is in Granbury, Texas, in Hood County. Marker is at the intersection of East Bridge Street and North Houston Street (Farm to Market Road 4), on the right when traveling west on East Bridge Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Bridge Street, Granbury TX 76048, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this
First National Bank image. Click for full size.
By Brian Anderson, August 10, 2019
2. First National Bank
marker. Hardware and Tin Shop (a few steps from this marker); Baker-Doyle Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Glenn Brothers' Building (within shouting distance of this marker); E. A. Hannaford Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Aston-Landers Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Bush-Morgan-Cherry Building (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fair (within shouting distance of this marker); J. F. and J. Nutt Building (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Granbury.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2019, by Brian Anderson of Kingwood, Texas.
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