Wilmington in New Castle County, Delaware — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Old Farmers Bank
The Delaware State Bar Association was originally organized in 1901. For many years its offices were located in various rented spaces in Wilmington. When the State of Delaware announced its intention to move the courthouse from Rodney Square to Fifth and King Streets, the Delaware State Bar Association purchased the Old Farmers Bank Building nearby. After renovation[,]
Erected 2006 by Delaware Public Archives. (Marker Number NC-155.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Delaware Public Archives series list.
Location. 39° 44.393′ N, 75° 33.104′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Delaware, in New Castle County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and 3rd Street, on the right when traveling south on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 N Market Street, Wilmington DE 19801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Sign of the Ship" Tavern (a few steps from this marker); Lincoln's Speech (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Garrett (within shouting distance of this marker); Delaware's Jewish Community (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brown v. Board of Education (about 600 feet away); Willingtown Square (about 700 feet away); Grand Lodge of Delaware A.F.&A.M. (about 700 feet away); Old Town Hall (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,205 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on November 23, 2020, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 1, 2008, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.