The first Moving Picture was shown in this building by the inventor, C. Francis Jenkins. He was a Richmond native who later moved to Washington, D. C. He applied for over 400 patents. Second and third floor bay windows make-up the front of this early building with very fine, stained glass panels crowning the second floor bay window. The building is now incorporated into the Harris Bank building as the Loan Department.
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Note: This is the web-based incarnation of a brochure originally published in 2010. While the history is still very valuable, other information may no longer be accurate. Information updated by WayNet will be listed in this orange color.
Original brochure produced by Center City Development Corporation.
This project was made possible by a grant from the Richmond Urban Enterprise Association.
**COPYRIGHT NOTICE** for Walking Tour Information: Published in March 2010 In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, any copyrighted work in this article is distributed under fair use without profit or payment to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for non-profit research and educational or criticism purposes only.
|Location:||East Central Indiana, USA|
Highest Point in Indiana
|Mail:||50 North 5th St.
Richmond, IN 47374
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