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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Bank_of_the_United_States

The President, Directors and Company, of the Bank of the United States, commonly known as the First Bank of the United States, was a national bank, chartered for a term of twenty years, by the United States Congress on February 25, 1791. It followed the Bank of North America, the nation's first de facto central bank.

www.history.com/topics/us-government/bank-of-the-united-states

The Bank of the United States was established in 1791 to serve as a repository for federal funds and as the government’s fiscal agent. Initially proposed by Alexander Hamilton, the First Bank ...

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Alexander Hamilton was not a president, but he was a famous early U.S. leader. Americans know him as the creator of the national bank, the face (for now) on the $10 bill and as a modern star on ...

www.ushistory.org/tour/first-bank.htm

The First Bank of the United States was needed because the government had a debt from the Revolutionary War, and each state had a different form of currency. It was built while Philadelphia was still the nation's capital. Alexander Hamilton conceived of the bank to handle the colossal war debt — and to create a standard form of currency.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/establishing-national-bank

One of the most important of Alexander Hamilton's many contributions to the emerging American economy was his successful advocacy for the creation of a national bank. But the Bank of the United ...

www.bankrate.com/banking/savings/hamilton-vs-burr-their-banking-rivalry...

Hamilton and the 1st bank in New York. We usually think of megabanks as products of the modern age, but The Bank of New York, which became part of BNY Mellon in a 2006 merger, is the very same ...

www.bnymellon.com/us/en/who-we-are/hamilton.jsp

Hamilton's America. The PBS documentary brings history to vivid life through the lens of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s pop culture Broadway phenomenon "Hamilton". The documentary delves deeply into the creation of the show, revealing Miranda’s process of absorbing and then adapting Hamilton’s epic story into groundbreaking musical theater.

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AP US History Chapter 10-11. ... Bank of the United States of America. This was founded by Alexander Hamilton. It based its system on the British Bank and became significant for its "national debt" which acted, at least in early years, as a "national adhesive"

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – July 12, 1804) was an American statesman and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.He was an influential interpreter and promoter of the U.S. Constitution, as well as the founder of the nation's financial system, the Federalist Party, the United States Coast Guard, and the New York Post newspaper.

www.quora.com/Why-did-Alexander-Hamilton-advocate-a-central-bank

At the time there were (at least) two views on this. What Hamilton wanted people to believe and what Thomas Jefferson and James Madison believed (the latter belief later taken up in spades by Andrew Jackson). What's clear is that the financial af...