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Greenleaf & Crosby Building


Greenleaf and Crosby Building 4, Jacksonville FL.

The Greenleaf & Crosby Building (1927) is known as one of the finest downtown works of Marsh & Saxelbye. The Greenleaf & Crosby clock was erected on the corner of Laura and Adams Streets in 1901.

The building was to have been designed in such a manner that it could be expanded to twelve stories at a later date. This shows the twelve storied building. The Laura and Adams street facades are extensively decorated with terra-cotta panels depicting griffins, eagles, urns, and floral motifs. The lower façade is highlighted by engaged pilasters and a grand two-story vaulted entrance.

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30.328353, -81.658958

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Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Jacksonville; Historic buildings; Greenleaf & Crosby Building; Business offices; Marsh & Saxelbye-architects; Duval County ( Fl.); Jacksonville ( Fl.); Images

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