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first six years of the second bank of the United States.

Ralph C.H Catterall

first six years of the second bank of the United States.

by Ralph C.H Catterall

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Published in Chicago .
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Pagination490 p.
Number of Pages490
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The First Bank of the United States existed from till , when its charter expired and was not renewed by Congress. The Second Bank of the United States was formed in , and also existed for a year charter period, from to Bank Operations The Bank of the United States, now commonly referred to as the First Bank, opened for business in Philadelphia on Decem , with a year charter. The office was initially housed in Carpenters’ Hall and remained there until the bank moved to new quarters on Third Street six years later. Branches opened in Boston, New.

The First Bank of the United States is currently closed to the public, but its compelling history and stunning exterior continue to draw observers from all over the world. The First Bank of the United States opened in , as the brainchild of Alexander Hamilton, who was Secretary of the Treasury after the Revolutionary War. Chartering the Bank was a major Congressional move toward a firm financial . On February 4, the Second Bank of the United States shut down for the final time, five years after losing its charter. By the sub-treasury had thirty-six branches, and was well managed.

the Second Bank of the United States. Congress gave the Second Bank a year charter. By the late s, it had improved its reputation somewhat. Its new president, Nicholas Biddle, was able to soothe the hostility many had felt toward the bank. In addition, File Size: 1MB. The first steps toward the second Bank of the United States were reluctant and fruitless. When the charter of the first bank expired in March, i81I, the men 8 The accounts of Calhoun's connection with the bank movement given in Charles M. Wiltse, John C. Calhoun: Nationalist (Indianapolis, I), pp.


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First six years of the second bank of the United States by Ralph C.H Catterall Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book was first published in ,and is an excellent exposition of the entire matter of the Second Bank of the United was chartered after the War of with William Jones elected first president of the suffered from incompetence and fraud so Jones was followed by Langdon started to steer the bank onto it's proper course and he was soon followed by Nicholas Cited by: The year marks the th anniversary of the founding of the Second Bank of the United States ().

This book is an economic history of an early central bank, the Second Bank of the United States (). After US President Andrew Jackson vetoed the re-chartering of the Bank inthe US would go without a central bank for the rest of the nineteenth century, unlike Europe and /5(2).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Catterall, Ralph C.H. (Ralph Charles Henry), First six years of the Second Bank of the United States. The Second Bank of the United States. Name: Institution-Affiliated: After the first bank in the United States had come to the ground after the War ofthe Second Bank of the United States was formed and chartered in Catterall, Ralph Charles Henry.

The first six years of the second bank of the United States. Chicago: [Printed at the University of Chicago press] (0), 92, pp. 8°." Taken from a larger work, entitled ' The second bank of the United States,' which has appeared as Volume II, second.

F irst Bank, as it is now known, is the bank that Lewis would have known simply as the Bank of the United States. Its Corinthian capitals and the eagle on its portico were carved only six years before he arrived.

To the extent—if any—that Lewis imbibed the political philosophy of Jefferson, he may have viewed the Bank with disfavor as a symbol of a victory of Hamilton over Jefferson in the. A national bank had first been created by George Washington and Alexander Hamilton in to serve as a central repository for federal funds.

The Second Bank of the United States. The Bank of the United States was established in to serve as a repository for federal funds and as the government’s fiscal agent.

Initially proposed by Alexander Hamilton, the First Bank. The Second Bank of the United States was chartered infive years after the First Bank of the United States lost its own charter. Like the First Bank, the Second Bank was also chartered for 20 years, and also failed to have its charter renewed.

It existed for 5 more years as an ordinary bank before going bankrupt in Alarm over the threat of the Bank died down somewhat after the Anti-Federalists came into power, but when the charter expired in it was not renewed.

The history of the second Bank of the United States is briefly traced in the first of the readings contained in this volume.

Congress in had chartered the Second Bank of the United States for 20 years, with $35 million capital, $7 million supplied by the government. This was a substantial sum, compared, for example, to total money then in circulation (about $75 million) or the annual Federal revenues (around $ million, mostly from customs duties).

The Second Bank of the United States, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was the second federally authorized Hamiltonian national bank in the United States during its year charter from February to January The bank's formal name, according to section 9 of its charter as passed by Congress, was "The President, Directors, and Company, of the Bank of the United States."Architect: William Strickland.

The country was without a national bank for the next five years, but in Congress authorized a new bank, the Second Bank of the United States.

Ironically, this legislation was signed into law by President James Madison, who had come to recognize the need for a national bank after his earlier misgivings about the First Bank.

The Second Bank of the United States, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was the second federally authorized Hamiltonian National Bank in the United States during its year charter from February to January A private corporation with public duties, the bank handled all fiscal transactions for the U.S.

Government, and was accountable to Congress and the U.S. Treasury. Bank of the United States, name for two national banks established by the U.S.

Congress to serve as government fiscal agents and as depositories for federal funds; the first bank was in existence from to and the second from to As a result, the First Bank of the United States (–) was chartered by Congress within the year and signed by George Washington soon after. The First Bank of the United States was modeled after the Bank of England and differed in many ways from today's central banks.

For example, it was partly owned by foreigners, who shared in its profits. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

The Second Bank of the United States Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Bibliography: p. Includes index. Second Bank Of The United States During the War of with England the Government had to depend upon the state banks for financial aid and service.

After the dissolution of the First Bank these state banks had sprung up in great numbers, and were poorly supervised and managed.

The Second Bank of the United States was chartered in for a year term. Modeled after the First Bank of the United States, B.U.S. or BUS, as it was often referred to at this time, had $35 million of initial capital, 25 branches, and the President of the United States. The Second Bank of the United States opened in Januarysix years after the First Bank of the United States lost its charter.

The Second Bank of the United States was headquartered in Carpenter's Hall, Philadelphia, the same as the First Bank, and had branches throughout the nation. 4 The Second Bank of the United States The Second Bank of the United States 5 the Treasury.

In October, a congressional committee sent Dallas a letter asking him about the condition of the country’s credit. Dallas sent a lengthy reply that included an outline of a plan for a new national bank But Congress turned the plan down.The first six years of the second bank of the United States.

Chicago: [Printed at the University of Chicago press] (0), 92, pp. 8°. " Taken from a larger work, entitled ' The second bank of the United States,' which has appeared as Volume II, second series, of the University of. Two decades later, Congress let the bank's charter lapse.

A second bank of the United States was chartered in and it, too was allowed to expire after 20 years during the Andrew Jackson administration. A central banking system did not emerge in the .