Suhr Bank Building

Suhr Bank Building (HMXUA)

Location: Madison, WI 53703 Dane County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 4.487', W 89° 22.893'

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John Nader, Architect

— 1887 —

The Suhr Bank Building is an elegant example of the Italianate style applied to a commercial building. Designed by influential Madison architect John Nader, the building is of regularly coarse sandstone with a projecting cornice featuring pairs of scrolled brackets. The windows are ornamented with sandstone hoods and the main entrance has composite columns and a classical entablature. The building is also significant for its association with John Suhr, a German immigrant who established one of Madison's most successful early banks by serving the local German immigrant population.

Designated April 19, 2005
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HM NumberHMXUA
Series This marker is part of the Wisconsin: Madison Landmarks Commission series
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Marker Number165
Year Placed2011
Placed ByThe Madison Landmarks Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 2:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 306115 N 4771872
Decimal Degrees43.07478333, -89.38155000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 4.487', W 89° 22.893'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 4' 29.22" N, 89° 22' 53.58" W
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Area Code(s)608
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 102 King St, Madison WI 53703, US
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