: This photograph shows the Board of Trade Building, located at 30 North Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio. Built in 1889, the building features four distinctive turrets atop columnar details, arched windows, and an arched doorway. This site on the north side of Broad Street would be the future home of James A. Rhodes State Office Tower, Columbus, Ohio. The Board of Trade Building was closed in 1964 and demolished in 1969.
Completed in 1974, the 41-story Rhodes Tower was named after James A. Rhodes, who served as state auditor for ten years and was elected governor of the Ohio in 1962 and 1966 and then again in 1974 and 1978. View on Ohio Memory.
: AL05695 Subjects
: Ohio History--State and Local Government; Architecture--Ohio; Columbus (Ohio)--Buildings, structures, etc. Places
: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)