A Different Era: Downtown Jacksonville

Metro Jacksonville shares sights and scenes of downtown Jacksonville taken during the early 20th century.

Published September 2, 2013 in Jacksonville History - MetroJacksonville.com


1. Bay Street, looking west towards Main Street.  The six-story Dyal-Upchurch building can be seen on the left.

2. Main Street, looking north towards Springfield, between Confederate and Waterworks Parks.

3. The U.S. Post Office building at the intersection of Forsyth and Hogan Streets.

4. Forsyth at Laura Street.  The Mercantile Exchange Bank eventually was expanded and is now known as the Laura Trio's Marble Bank.

More Historic Jacksonville Sights and Scenes

Article by Ennis Davis, AICP. Contact Ennis at edavis@metrojacksonville.com

This article can be found at: http://www.metrojacksonville.com/article/2013-sep-a-different-era-downtown-jacksonville

Metro Jacksonville

Copyright MetroJacksonville.com


The views expressed below are not those of News4Jax or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular on News4Jax.com