Second Bank of the U.S.

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00969
Title: Second Bank of the U.S.
Historic Street Address: 420 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Media Type: Platinum Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

On front of page:
Originally dated 1859
"From an original glass plate by Robert Newell, c. 1868 (date & info from Ken Finkel)".

On back of page:
"Chestnut Sts. between fourth & fifth Sts. (north side) 
U.S. Custom House". 

Was home to the U.S. Customs Service beginning in 1945. 

Creation Year: ca. 1868
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.148038
Geocode Latitude:39.948892

Creator Name: Newell, Robert, 1822-1897 - Photographer