Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building

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Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building
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The Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building in 2009.
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building is located in Lower Manhattan
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building is located in New York
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building is located in the US
Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building
Location 41 Broad Street, New York, New York
Coordinates 40°42′20″N 74°0′41″W / 40.70556°N 74.01139°W / 40.70556; -74.01139Coordinates: 40°42′20″N 74°0′41″W / 40.70556°N 74.01139°W / 40.70556; -74.01139
Area less than one acre
Built 1928 (1928)-1929
Architect Cross & Cross; Coale, Griffith B.; Friedlander, Leo, et al.
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 06000476[1]
Added to NRHP June 7, 2006

The Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building is a historic bank building located at 41 Broad Street in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan, New York City. The structure was designed by architects Cross & Cross and built in 1928-1929. It is a 10-story, Classical Revival style, with a top floor penthouse. It features a slightly curved front facade, architectural sculpture by Leo Friedlander, and murals by Griffith B. Coale.[2]:3

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on June 7, 2006.[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. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2015-12-01.  Note: This includes Kathleen A. Howe (December 2005). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Lee, Higginson & Company Bank Building" (PDF). Retrieved 2015-12-01.  See also: "Accompanying photos".