55 Marietta Street

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55 Marietta Street
Former names Bank South Building
Fulton National Bank Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 55 Marietta Street NW
Atlanta, Georgia
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Completed 1958
Roof 89.92 m (295.0 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 21
Design and construction
Architect Wyatt C. Hedrick
Main contractor Henry C. Beck Company

55 Marietta Street, formerly the Fulton National Bank Building and the Bank South Building is a 21-storey, 89.9 m (295 ft) office building skyscraper in Atlanta, Georgia. It was the tallest building in the city when completed in 1958 until surpassed by One Park Tower in 1961.[3] 55 Marietta Street is the site of the U.S. Post Office and Customs House (built 1878), which served from 1910-1930 as City Hall (demolished 1930s)[4]

See also


  1. 55 Marietta Street at Emporis
  2. 55 Marietta Street at SkyscraperPage
  3. "Fulton National Bank". Atlanta Time Machine. 3 February 2009. Retrieved 30 January 2011.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Excerpts from Atlanta and Environs: A Chronicle of Its People and Events: Vol. 1: 1820s-1870s, Franklin Miller Garrett