Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 38

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Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 38

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02386
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 38
Historic Street Address: 113 South 3rd Street
Historic Street Address: 1201 N. 2nd Street
Historic Street Address: One South Broad Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00718, top left [image dimensions 18.2 cm x 12.0 cm]:

Depicts the facade of the Bank of North America, designed by architect John Notman, and built in 1847-48.


Notes:

Item pdcc00719, bottom left [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 12.7 cm]:

http://www.philaplace.org/story/953/

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the two-story Italianate-styled building, which stands at the corner of 2nd Street and Girard Avenue. Built in 1869-71 as the Eighth National Bank, it underwent additions in 1907 and 1912.  In 2006, following years of neglect, the abandoned building was restored by Hyperion Bank for use as their headquarters.


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Item pdcc00719, bottom right [image dimensions 15.3 cm x 10.0 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of the Franklin Bank Building, which stood on the Northeast corner of Broad and Chestnut Streets. Designed in the Romanesque revival-style by Addison Hutton, this early high-rise office building was completed in 1889 for the Girard Trust Company. It was demolished in 1926.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.970029
Geocode Longitude:-75.139625

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Notman, John, 1810-1865 - Architect
Hutton, Addison, 1834-1916 - Architect