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Penobscot Building Annex - Photos

The 1916 Penobscot Annex can be seen on the right. The Penobscot tower on the left and the first Penobscot in front of the Tower. The historic 3-story State Savings Bank Building can be seen in the front.

The U-shaped Penobscot Annex as seen in 2022

View of the Penobscot Annex's Cornice and facade detail.

The two U-shaped Penobscot Annex as seen from Congress.

The Penobscot Building Annex, center, on a foggy day, as seen from the Guardian Building. The Buhl Building is at left; the Ford Building is on the right.

Looking up - The Penobscot block (the 1905 Penobscot, the 1916 Penobscot Annex and the 1928 Penobscot Building), the Buhl Building and the backside of the Ford Building.

The Penobscot Annex's escape ladder in July 2023

Escape ladder on north facade in November 2023

North facade detail in November 2023