First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota)

The First State Bank of St. Joseph, Minnesota, United States, is a historic bank building constructed in 1918. Its elaborate terracotta façade suggests Egyptian Revival architecture, a rarely used style in Minnesota.[2] The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982 for its local significance in the theme of architecture.[3] It was nominated for the aesthetic value its sophisticated and atypical design lends to St. Joseph's principal commercial street.[2]

First State Bank
First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota) 1.jpg
The First State Bank from the southeast
First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota) is located in Minnesota
First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota)
First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota) is located in the United States
First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota)
Location23 Minnesota Street W.,
St. Joseph, Minnesota
Coordinates45°33′53″N 94°19′7.7″W / 45.56472°N 94.318806°W / 45.56472; -94.318806Coordinates: 45°33′53″N 94°19′7.7″W / 45.56472°N 94.318806°W / 45.56472; -94.318806
AreaLess than one acre
Built1918
Architectural styleEgyptian Revival
MPSStearns County MRA
NRHP reference No.82003058[1]
Added to NRHPApril 15, 1982

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  2. ^ a b Harvey, Thomas (October 1980). "Minnesota Historic Properties Inventory Form: First State Bank". National Park Service. Retrieved 2018-06-06. {{cite journal}}: Cite journal requires |journal= (help) With accompanying photo from 1980
  3. ^ "First State Bank". Minnesota National Register Properties Database. Minnesota Historical Society. 2009. Retrieved 2018-06-06.

External linksEdit

  Media related to First State Bank (St. Joseph, Minnesota) at Wikimedia Commons