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Commercial Building (First National Bank Building)

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First National Bank Building
1949, Alfred C. Finn and Lowell Lammers. 300 W. Texas Ave.
  • (Photograph by Gerald Moorhead )

The flat wall planes of the two-story former First National Bank are ennobled by their gray and pink granite base and cream limestone facing. Although it was an architectural formula, the combination of “enduring” materials and late modernistic design features lent an urbane quality to this main street building type.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.


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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Commercial Building (First National Bank Building)", [Baytown, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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