Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 29

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 29

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02377
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 29
Historic Street Address: 112 South Fourth Street
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Race Streets, Northeast corner
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00708, top [image dimensions 14.9 cm x 22.8 cm]:

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.

Building demolished: YES


Item pdcc00709, bottom [image dimensions 13.1 cm x 14.7 cm]:

One of forty-one litho views of financial institutions from the border of historic bird's-eye view of Philadelphia, drawn and published by Burk & McFetridge in 1885.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.147583
Geocode Latitude:39.948841

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Birch, Thomas, 1779-1851 - Artist
Woodside, J. A. Jr. - Engraver
Burk & McFetridge