Corn Exchange National Bank

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00648
Title: Corn Exchange National Bank
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Chestnut Streets, Northeast corner
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Halftone reproduction of an illustration published in Moses King's Philadelphia and Notable Philadelphians, 1901. Shows an artist's rendition of the Corn Exchange National Bank located on "Bank Row" at Second and Chestnut Streets. Designed by the architectural firm of Newman and Harris, the building was completed c1901. Over the next thirty years it underwent several alterations and additions by Horace Trumbauer, most notably the construction of a clock tower. 

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.144076
Geocode Latitude:39.948379

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Trumbauer, Horace, 1868-1938 - Architect
Newman & Harris, active 1902-1910 - Architect
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler