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Title
Merchants Trust & Savings Bank
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
[ca. 1928]
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
An interior view of the Merchants Trust and Savings Bank, located on the NE corner of So. Spring St. & W. 7th St. This was formerly the Hellman Commercial Trust & Savings, which later became Bank of America. On view here is the lobby with tables, counters and benches, with a stairway on the far left leading to the 2nd floor. The many arches emphasis the 2nd floor and the decorated ceiling with hanging chandeliers. This structure was part of a Beaux Arts office block; built in 1924; architecture by Schultze & Weaver.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00042804
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Banks and banking-Merchants Trust & Savings Bank.; N-004-496.4 8x10
CARL0000046538
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/101514
Subject
Bank of America
Merchants National Trust & Savings Bank (Los Angeles, Calif)
Banks and banking--California--Los Angeles
Buildings--California--Los Angeles
Schultze & Weaver

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