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Bank of Pennsylvania

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Item No: pdcc00678
Title: Bank of Pennsylvania
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Walnut Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Depiction of the western portico and ornamental grounds of the bank building designed by architect Benjamin Latrobe. Its principal front was situated on Second Street, near Walnut. Built in 1800, the much-admired building with its Ionic porticos front and back, was the first example of the Greek revival style in the United States.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.946856
Geocode Longitude:-75.144430

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Gilbert, George, active 1818-1836 - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler