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Washington Mid-Century Modern Banks

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former Vancouver Federal Savings and Loan
Vancouver, WA
2008: 2015:
This former Vancouver Federal Savings and Loan was built in 1962. Since around 2012, the building has housed a Chase Bank. [map]

Wells Fargo Bank
Parkland, WA
The Wells Fargo Bank branch was built around 1970. [map]

Tapco Credit Union
Tacoma, WA
former bank
Everett, WA
The Tapco Credit Union building was built in 1961 as a Puget Sound National Bank branch. [map]

This former bank in Everett was built around 1965. The building now houses the Village Theatre Second Stage. [map]

Wells Fargo Bank
Yakima, WA
This Wells Fargo Bank branch was built in 1968 as a National Bank of Washington. It was designed by Cowen, Paddock & Hollingbery. [map]

former Washington Mutual Savings Bank
Bellevue, WA
Olympia Federal Savings Bank
Olympia, WA
This former Washington Mutual Savings Bank was designed by Bindon, Wright & Partners and built in 1967. The building housed Estate Interiors when this photo was taken in 2015. Around 2018, the building began housing Luther Burbank Savings. [map]

This Olympia Federal Savings Bank branch was designed by Bennett & Johnson and built in 1967. For more, see this website. [map]

former Capital Savings & Loan
Olympia, WA
The Capital Savings & Loan bank was designed by Sibold & Nesland and built in 1963. The interior featured a small bridge over pools of water. The building housed the Big Whisky Saloon when these photos were taken in 2015. Around 2017, the building began housing the Level Nightclub. That business has closed. In 2018, the owner applied for National Register status and expressed interest in restoring the building. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Bank of America
North Bend, WA
This Bank of America branch appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

Umpqua Bank
Clarkston, WA
This Umpqua Bank branch was built in 1973. I don't know what bank this building housed originally. [map]

former Seattle First National Bank
Wenatchee, WA
This Seattle First National Bank was built in 1955. The building now houses a Washington Federal Bank. It previously housed a Bank of America. [map]

Global Credit Union
Spokane, WA
The Global Credit Union building appears to be from the 1960s or 1970s. [map]