Friends of Northeast Philadelphia History
Northeast Philadelphia History Network Zoom Meeting
7:00 PM, Wednesday, April 5, 2022
Topic: The Infamous Bank War
Speaker: Cordelia Frances Biddle, Author
The epic 1830s battle between financier Nicholas Biddle and US president Andrew Jackson over the fate of the Philadelphia-based Second Bank of the United States comes to vivid life in author Cordelia Frances Biddle’s compelling biography of political intrigue: Biddle, Jackson, and a Nation in Turmoil: The Infamous Bank War. An independent historian and author with a passion for history, Cordelia Frances Biddle has written a number of historical fiction and nonfiction books, the latter including Saint Katharine: The Life of Katharine Drexel.
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