Metcalf Building, 2002

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Title

Metcalf Building, 2002

Alternative Title

Metcalf Building

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Buildings--Florida
Skyscrapers
Banks and banking--Florida

Description

The Metcalf Building, located at 101 South Orange Avenue in Downtown Orlando, Florida. in 2002. The building opened in 1924 and was the third skyscraper in Orlando. A. G. Bentley built the structure for the Orlando Federal Savings and Loan Association. The Lucerne Pharmacy also occupied the site until 1926. In 1932, the site was owned by the Orlando Bank & Trust Company. The new bank eventually failed and the building was purchased by Henry Metcalf. In 1936, Liggett Drug Store occupied the site. The Household Finance Corporation was also housed in the building later. At the time that this photograph was taken in 2002, it was housing Citrus Bank.

Creator

Cook, Thomas

Source

Original color digital images by Thomas Cook, 2002: Private Collection of Thomas Cook.

Date Created

2002

Is Part Of

Thomas Cook Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

95 KB
132 KB

Medium

2 color digital images

Language

eng

Type

Still Image

Coverage

Metcalf Building, Downtown Orlando, Florida
Orlando Federal Savings and Loan Association, Downtown Orlando, Florida
Lucerne Pharmacy, Downtown Orlando, Florida
Orlando Bank & Trust Company, Downtown Orlando, Florida
Liggett Drug Store, Downtown Orlando, Florida
Citrus Bank, Downtown Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Geography Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Thomas Cook and published by RICHES of Central Florida.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Thomas Cook and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Thomas Cook

External Reference

Rajtar, Steve. A Guide to Historic Orlando. Charleston, SC: History Press, 2006.

Transcript

CITRUS BANK

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

2 color digital images

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