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1005 East Main Street (American Trust Company)

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American Trust Company
1919, Mobray and Uffinger
  • 1005 East Main Street (American Trust Company)

A wonderful insert into the Main Street line of buildings is this exquisitely detailed building. The facade is an elaborately articulated threestory Beaux-Arts triumphal arch with engaged, rusticated Ionic columns. The building was designed for a local bank by a firm of New York City architects which specialized in banks. The large banking room is behind the arch.

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Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "1005 East Main Street (American Trust Company)", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-RI128.

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Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 213-213.

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