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West Chester in Chester County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The First National Bank of West Chester

Pennsylvania

 
 
National Register of Historic Places image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, October 17, 2011
1. National Register of Historic Places
Inscription. The First National Bank of West Chester Chartered 1863 Has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places
 
Erected by The United States Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 39° 57.601′ N, 75° 36.275′ W. Marker is in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in Chester County. Marker is on North High Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Chester PA 19380, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chester County (a few steps from this marker); William Darlington M.D. (a few steps from this marker); Chester County Courthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); William Darlington (within shouting distance of this marker); Bank of Chester County (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Glory (within shouting distance of this marker); Disabled Veterans of Chester County Pennsylvania Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Chester County World War II Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in West Chester.
 
Additional comments.
1. One of the oldest banks in the nation
The First National
Front Entry image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, October 17, 2011
2. Front Entry
Bank of West Chester, Pennsylvania, is the eighth-oldest bank from original charter, in the United States.
    — Submitted November 12, 2011, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.

 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable Buildings
 
First National Bank of West Chester image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, October 17, 2011
3. First National Bank of West Chester
1879 - check from, The First National Bank of West Chester image. Click for full size.
By Bought on Ebay
4. 1879 - check from, The First National Bank of West Chester
The First National Bank of West Chester Ad c. 1899 image. Click for full size.
Public Domain - scanned by Keith S. Smith, West Chester, PA
5. The First National Bank of West Chester Ad c. 1899
This advertisement appeared in a West Chester centennial book from 1899
Old bank note from early 1900's issued by: image. Click for full size.
By Private collection of Keith S. Smith ~ West Chester, PA, January 26, 2008
6. Old bank note from early 1900's issued by:
First National Bank of West Chester
 
 
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