National Metropolitan Bank Building

613 15th St., NW., Washington, District of Columbia

Photos 

GENERAL VIEW LOOKING NORTHEAST

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

The District's oldest National Bank and the second oldest bank in the city. Located at or near present site since 1814. Significant as integral part of the streetscape of 15th Street. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 13, 1978
Reference number
78003059
Architectural style
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Financial institution
Current function
Financial institution
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1905; 1907

Update Log 

  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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