Item No: pdcc00708
Title: Manual Labor Bank and Saving Fund.
Historic Street Address:
2nd & Race Streets, Northeast corner
Print and Picture Collection
Hand-colored engraving depicting the short-lived financial institution established in 1836 by Thomas Dyott, glass manufacturer and merchant. Within two years of opening, the bank failed and Dyott was on trial for fraudulent insolvency. Shows people on the sidewalks, some of whom are customers of the bank.
A917.481 P536 v.8
Birch, Thomas, 1779-1851 - Artist
Woodside, J. A. Jr. - Engraver
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler