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Transvaalsche Bank en Handelsvereeniging (later Security House)
Johannesburg, Gauteng

Theophile SCHAERER: Architect
Mattheus Carel August MEISCHKE: Contractor
Jean TALLIENS: Architect

Date:1906
Type:Bank
Status:Demolished 1975
Street:Fox Street

Won in competition

(SAMBF Jnl Sep 1905:29; SAWW 1910; S v d Stel Bull 31, Jun 1975: 71)

All truncated references not fully cited below are those of Joanna Walker's original text and cited in full in the 'Bibliography' entry of the Lexicon.


Writings about this entry

Benjamin, Arnold. 1979. Lost Johannesburg. Johannesburg: Macmillan South Africa (Publishers) (Pty) Ltd. pg 26-28
Chipkin, Clive M. 1993. Johannesburg Style - Architecture & Society 1880s - 1960s. Cape Town: David Phillip. pg 50, 258, 321
van der Waal, Gerhard-Mark. 1987. From Mining Camp to Metropolis - The buildings of Johannesburg 1886-1940. Pretoria: Human Sciences Research Council. pg 128