The Heard Building was built in 1920 by John Heard. It was the first high-rise building in the city.
D.B. Heard in 1919 on street corner during construction.
Heard Building 1940s
The Heard Building making its debut in the first few seconds of the 1960 Hitchcock thriller, Pyscho.
Backstory and Context
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"Heard Building." Arizona State Historic Property Inventory. September 4, 1985. https://npgallery.nps.gov/GetAsset/e73acc79-1264-4824-97e0-f63fcf4ea7ed.
Sunnucks, Mike. "Historic Heard Building sold in downtown Phoenix." Phoenix Business Journal. December 20, 2016. https://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/news/2016/12/20/historic-heard-building-sold-in-downtown-phoenix...