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

The Bourse

 
 
The Bourse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
1. The Bourse Marker
Inscription.
The first commodities
exchange in the
United States
opened 1895

 
Location. 39° 56.991′ N, 75° 8.93′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at the entrance of the building between Ranstead and Ludlow Streets. Marker is in this post office area: Philadelphia PA 19106, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Library of the American Philosophical Society (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gilbert Stuart House (about 300 feet away); Joseph and Amy Cassey (about 400 feet away); The Signer (about 400 feet away); Philosophical Hall (about 400 feet away); A Street Scene in the Capital City (about 400 feet away); John F. Kennedy (about 400 feet away); Abraham Lincoln (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
Also see . . .  The Bourse - US History. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsNotable Events
 
The Bourse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Carolyn Martienssen, June 27, 2015
2. The Bourse Marker
The Bourse image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, July 5, 2008
3. The Bourse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 866 times since then and 6 times this year. Last updated on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photos:   1. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.   2. submitted on , by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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