Alabama Mosaic

Van Antwerp Building,

Main Author: Erik Overbey
Format: Electronic
Link: http://digital.archives.alabama.gov/cdm/ref/collection/usa01/id/196
Published: University of South Alabama Archives, McCall Library
Description: In this image from around 1907, taken from the Battle House Hotel, the Van Antwerp building towers above downtown Mobile, Alabama. Built by George Rogers, it was the city's first skyscraper, and would remain so for a number of years.
Subjects: Mobile
Business and Industry; Geography and Environment; History; Peoples of Alabama;
Mobile; Van Antwerp building; Van Antwerp family; skyscrapers; architects;
Alabama; Mobile; Architecture;
Buildings -- Alabama -- Mobile; Skyscrapers -- Alabama -- Mobile