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Morgan Hill in Santa Clara County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Votaw Building

 
 
Votaw Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 9, 2011
1. Votaw Building Marker
Inscription. Built in 1906 by Frank L. Merrill. The building is a revival of the Italian Renaissance style which spread over Europe in the 15th and 16th centuries. The building was the original Morgan Hill Bank. The building is known as the Votaw Building named after the first bank president, Mr. Albert Votaw. The building served as a bank until 1954.
 
Location. 37° 7.734′ N, 121° 39.189′ W. Marker is in Morgan Hill, California, in Santa Clara County. Marker is at the intersection of Monterey Road and West 2nd Street (California Route 82), on the right when traveling south on Monterey Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17500 Monterey Road, Morgan Hill CA 95037, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Skeels Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); The Granary (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morgan Hill United Methodist Church (about 800 feet away); Waiting For The Train (about 800 feet away); John Page House (approx. 0.2 miles away); [Morgan Hill] Centennial Project (approx. half a mile away); De Anza Expedition 1775 - 1776 (approx. half a mile away); Site of 21-Mile House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morgan Hill.
 
Additional keywords.
The Votaw Building image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 9, 2011
2. The Votaw Building
The marker is to the left of the entrance.
bank
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2011, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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