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Tulsa Mid-Century Modern Banks

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Spirit Bank
Tulsa, OK
This Spirit Bank building was built in the mid-1950s as the Shell Building. It was designed by McCune & McCune. [map]

unidentified building
Tulsa, OK
This unidentified building looks like a former mid-century modern bank to me. Does anyone know what was here originally? The building was vacant when these photos were taken in 2012. [map]

Smith Brothers Abstract Co.
Tulsa, OK
The Smith Brothers Abstract Co. was established in 1920. This building was designed by Robert Buchner. It was built around 1956 and originally housed the Ponca City Savings and Loan. The building was designed by Robert E. Buchner. Smith Brothers moved across the street in 2007 and this building has been vacant since then. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Chase Auto Bank
Tulsa, OK
This Chase Auto Bank was built in the late 1950s. It was originally known as the First National Autobank and featured drive-through service. A Harry Bertoia fountain that was located here has been moved a few blocks away. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]