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On August 19, 1812, the USS Constitution defeated the HMS Guerriere and subsequently earned a nickname that it has held to this day. What is that nickname?
Who is known as the "financier of the Civil War," raising as much as one billion dollars for Union war efforts?
On July 31, 1777, a wealthy Frenchman was named a major general in the Continental army at age 19. Can you name him?
Founded in 1800, the Magdalen Society of Philadelphia provided aid to wayward women. What is the organization now called?
Wealthy Philadelphian and Georgia plantation owner Pierce (Mease) Bulter married a famous British actress in 1834. What was her name?