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Huntsville in Madison County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Erected in 1835

This building has since been occupied by

 
 
Erected in 1835 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, May 24, 2008
1. Erected in 1835 Marker
Inscription. The First National Bank of Huntsville and its predecessors:
The National Bank of Huntsville 1865-1889.
The Northern Bank of Alabama 1852-1865
(Operation suspended 1863-1865)
The Branch of the State Bank of Huntsville 1833-1852
George Steele, Architect and Builder
 
Erected 1955 by Huntsville Historical Society.
 
Location. 34° 43.776′ N, 86° 35.127′ W. Marker is in Huntsville, Alabama, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of Westside Square and Fountain Circle Southwest, on the right when traveling south on Westside Square. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 216 Westside Square, Huntsville AL 35801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Bank In Alabama (within shouting distance of this marker); John Hunt (within shouting distance of this marker); Confederate Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General H.N. Toftoy, USA. (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrison Brothers Hardware (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tallulah Bankhead / I. Schiffman Building
Erected in 1835 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, May 24, 2008
2. Erected in 1835 Marker
(about 400 feet away); Madison County (about 400 feet away); Northern Terminus Indian Creek Canal (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntsville.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USIndustry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
This structure is still in use as a bank. Regions Bank is the current occupants. image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, May 24, 2008
3. This structure is still in use as a bank. Regions Bank is the current occupants.
The main entrance to the bank building. image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, May 24, 2008
4. The main entrance to the bank building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 22, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,080 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 22, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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