Girard Bank, Philadelphia

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00659
Title: Girard Bank, Philadelphia
Historic Street Address: 120 South Third Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Depicts the building occupied by Stephen Girard's Bank from 1812 to 1929. The Greek Revival-styled building, designed by architect Samuel Blodgett, was constructed in 1794 as the home of the First Bank of the United States.

Creation Year: ca. 1853
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.146096
Geocode Latitude:39.948288

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Blodget, Samuel, 1757-1814 - Architect
Girard, Stephen, 1750-1831
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler