Sun Building

Also known as: American Bank Building
1317 F St., NW, Washington, District of Columbia

Photo 

SOUTH FRONT AND EAST SIDE

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

Map 

Description 

Interesting example of Romanesque Revival commercial design. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS DC-305)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 27, 1985
Reference number
85000650
Architectural style
Victorian: Gothic
Areas of significance
Commerce; Engineering; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Business
Current functions
Business; Specialty store
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant years
1885; 1887; 1907

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2012: Imported photo from HABS/HAER

Sources