East Texas Skyscraper

Description:

Photographic postcard of the First National Bank, in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the postcard. The building was located at 213 E. Tyler, and it was "the tallest building in Longview, reaching a height of 145 feet."

Creator(s): Culpepper, Cody B.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Creation Date: [1950~]  
Partner(s):
Longview Public Library
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 48
Past 30 days: 3
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Creator (Photographer):
Culpepper, Cody B.

Longview Historian

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: The Camera Shop
Place of Publication: Longview, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1950~]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gregg County - Longview
Date
[1950~]  
Description:

Photographic postcard of the First National Bank, in Longview, Texas, as noted on the back of the postcard. The building was located at 213 E. Tyler, and it was "the tallest building in Longview, reaching a height of 145 feet."

Note:

Note on the back of the postcard: "This is the tallest building in Longview, reaching a height of 145 feet. Latest in construction material and design, it has 105,880 square feet of floor space and 450 tons of air conditioning.

This building was erected and dedicated wholeheartedly to better serve the people of East Texas and the development of the unlimited resources of the area."

Physical Description:

1 postcard : col. ; 10 x 13 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): buildings | skyscrapers | The First National Bank
Partner:
Longview Public Library
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: GC0020
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191181
Resource Type: Postcard
Format: Image