Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 8

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Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 8

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02356
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 8
Historic Street Address: 120 South Third Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00660, top [image dimensions 18.2 cm x 24.3 cm]:

http://www.cr.nps.gov/history/online_books/butowsky2/constitution5.htm

Depicts a ceremonial parade outside Stephen Girard's bank. The Greek Revival-styled building, designed by architect Samuel Blodgett, was occupied by the bank from 1812 to 1929. It was built in 1794 as the home of the First United States Bank.


Notes:

Item pdcc00661, bottom:

http://www.cr.nps.gov/history/online_books/butowsky2/constitution5.htm

Depicts the facade of the Greek Revival-styled building, which was occupied by Girard's Bank from 1812 to 1929. Built in 1794 to house the First Bank of the United States, the building was designed by architect Samuel Blodgett.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.948290
Geocode Longitude:-75.145905

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Devereux, Nicholson B., approximately 1813- - Artist
Worcester & Pierce - Engraver
Blodget, Samuel, 1757-1814 - Architect
Girard, Stephen, 1750-1831