State Hotel - First State Bank

State Hotel - First State Bank (HM26LJ)

Location: Sterling City, TX 76951 Sterling County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 50.196', W 100° 59.332'

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Directors of the First State Bank of Sterling City, the town's earliest financial institution, had this two-story brick commercial building constructed in 1910.
It originally housed the State Hotel and the banking operation, which was acquired in 1926 by the First National Bank.
Other offices that have been located here include those of doctors, the telephone company, post office and city hall. E. B. Butler also operated a drugstore here from 1926 to the 1960s. Businessmen associated with the site have included many of the prominent early leaders of the community.
HM NumberHM26LJ
Year Placed1982
Placed ByTexas Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, April 4th, 2018 at 10:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14R E 311791 N 3524047
Decimal Degrees31.83660000, -100.98886667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 50.196', W 100° 59.332'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 50' 11.76" N, 100° 59' 19.92" W
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Area Code(s)325
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 706 4th St, Sterling City TX 76951, US
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