13 November 2015

On This Day: National Bank to be built in Christiana


A movement to begin a national bank in Christiana was announced On This Day in 1882. Samuel Slokum, esq., is one of the prominent backers in this movement.

Source
Lancaster Daily Intelligencer. (Lancaster, PA), 13 November 1882. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.  



On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
                

© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.