Moyamensing Bank

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00720
Title: Moyamensing Bank
Additional Title: "The Moyamensing Bank S. E. Corner of 2nd & Chestnut in 1839. D.J.K."
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Chestnut Streets, Southeast corner
Media Type: Photolithography
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Located in Box: Banks A-Z General Folder: Banks A-Z

Reproduction of an original 1839 watercolor by David J. Kennedy.

Oblique view of Moyamensing Bank at the southeast corner of 2nd & Chestnut Streets. Included in view are the surrounding three and four story buildings with sinage reading: "R. Ewing", "P. Graham", "M.P. Mitchel", and "Himich Wiener". A number of pedestrians are shown outside the buildings.

Building currently at location is two stories rather than three. Demolish/alteration date unknown.

Creation Year: ca. 1839
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.143995
Geocode Latitude:39.948302

Creator Name: Kennedy, David Johnston, 1816 or 1817-1898 - Artist