Bank of Carthage (Arkansas)

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Bank of Carthage
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Bank of Carthage (Arkansas) is located in Arkansas
Bank of Carthage (Arkansas)
Bank of Carthage (Arkansas) is located in the US
Bank of Carthage (Arkansas)
Location AR 229, Carthage, Arkansas
Coordinates 34°4′27″N 92°33′16″W / 34.07417°N 92.55444°W / 34.07417; -92.55444Coordinates: 34°4′27″N 92°33′16″W / 34.07417°N 92.55444°W / 34.07417; -92.55444
Area less than one acre
Built 1907
Architectural style Classical Revival
MPS Thompson, Charles L., Design Collection TR
NRHP reference # 82000806[1]
Added to NRHP December 22, 1982

The Bank of Carthage is a historic bank building at the junction of Arkansas Highway 229 and West Kelly Avenue in Carthage, Arkansas. The single-story brick building was designed by Charles L. Thompson in Classical Revival style and built in 1907. It is the only period commercial building in the small town. It is built out of salmon-colored brick, with a low parapet on its main facade. The entrance is located in a diagonal cutout from one of its corners.[2]

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982 for its architecture.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "NRHP nomination for Bank of Carthage" (PDF). Arkansas Preservation. Retrieved 2014-06-24.