*The "showdown" between Nicholas Biddle and Andrew Jackson was recently featured on NPR's Planet Money: The Economy Explained with host Jacob Goldstein. The segment is based in part on an interview with author Cordelia Frances Biddle, great-great-great granddaughter of Nicholas Biddle, who is currently working on his biography.
*"The Rise and Fall of a Financial Titan" Philadelphia Inquirer article January 8, 2017. Learn about Nicholas Biddle as the 19th century's answer to Alexander Hamilton.
* Read about students visiting from the Fairmount Water Works summer program
* Read author Beth Kephart's article about Andalusia
* University of Pennsylvania student, Shuang Wu's Master's thesis in Historic Preservation can be found here. Shuang's topic was an "Analysis of Historic Paints on Woodwork at Andalusia Mansion--Understanding the Period of Benjamin Latrobe and Thomas Walter;" her adviser was Penn professor Catherine Myers
Links & Resources
Bucks Country Official Tourism Guide
Philadelphia Visitors Guide
Pennsylvania Visitors Guide
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts: PAFA
Garden Club of America
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Other historic sites in the area