Item No: pdcc00704
Title: Bank of North America.
Historic Street Address:
307-309 Chestnut Street
Print and Picture Collection
Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the facade of The Bank of North America, along with two vignetted sketches of the same site in 1782 and again in 1848. The Bank of North America was chartered in 1781, and was the nation's first commercial bank. The building on Chestnut Street was completed in 1848 after designs by John Notman.
A917.481 P536 v.8
Notman, John, 1810-1865 - Architect
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler