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Old Drexel Building

  • Address: 48 S 3rd St
  • Vicinity: Chestnut St
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Building



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Button,Stephen D. Architect
1847/12/20 Francis Martin Drexel Owner Francis Drexel buys 34 South Third St (now No. 48) for "$2500, subject to a $5000 mortgage"
1850/00/00 Anthony Joseph Drexel Work Anthony Drexel creates the world's first transatlantic banking network

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Particulars for Old Drexel Building:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Area of Significance Economics
Historic Use Financial Institution
Criteria Historic Event
Level of Significance National
Owner Private

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 75001663
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: Button,Stephen D.
Architectural Style: No style listed
Other Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Significant Year: 1853, 1854
Historic Function: Commerce, Trade
Historic Sub-Function: Financial institution
Current Function: Commerce, Trade
Current Sub-Function: Business

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