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 20-year charter from February 1816 to January 1836. The bank's formal name, according to section 9 of its charter as passed by …
The north façade of the Second Bank of the United States on Chestnut Street
An 1824 draft on the Bank written and signed by Daniel Webster, its attorney and the director of the Boston branch.
A promissory note issued by the Second Bank of the United States, December 15, 1840, for the amount of $1,000.
A Democratic cartoon from 1833 showing Jackson destroying the bank with his "Order for the Removal," to the approval of the Uncle Sam like figure to the right, and the annoyance of the bank's president, shown as the Devil himself. Numerous politicians and editors who were given favorable loans from the bank run for cover as the financial temple crashes down.