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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Stockton in San Joaquin County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank

(Now Bank of Stockton)

 

—1908 —

 
Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 1, 2009
1. Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank Marker
Inscription. This classical Revival Style building was the first “skyscraper” in Stockton. It was designed by San Francisco Architects Myers & Ward. California’s oldest men’s club, The Yosemite, founded 1888, has always occupied the top floors. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Stockton Historical Landmark No. 21
Designated by the Stockton City Council 1977

 
Erected 1977 by City of Stockton. (Marker Number 21.)
 
Location. 37° 57.201′ N, 121° 17.215′ W. Marker is in Stockton, California, in San Joaquin County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and South San Joaquin Street on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 East Main Street, Stockton CA 95202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. California Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Commercial and Savings Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Goddess of Justice (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saint Mary’s Catholic Church (about 800 feet away); B & M Building
Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 1, 2009
2. Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank and Marker
Marker can be seen between the two windows.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Medico-Dental Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Compass Rose (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint John’s Episcopal Church and Guild Hall (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockton.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Bank of Stockton (Formerly the Stockton Savings and Loan Society). The Bank of Stockton website home page tells the history of the bank as well as displaying vintage photos of Stockton and this building. (Submitted on November 2, 2009.) 

2. Another Branch of Stockton History Withers and Falls. A Recordnet article by Reed Fujii, published February 5, 2011 reports the closing of this downtown Bank of Stockton branch and the historical significance of this building. (Submitted on February 6, 2011.) 
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 1, 2009
3. Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank
Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, November 1, 2009
4. Stockton Savings and Loan Society Bank
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 992 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 2, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
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