Aerial views Smith, Kline & French plant

Historical Images of Philadelphia Charles Higgins Negatives
Aerial views Smith, Kline & French plant

Item Info

Item No: pdch00166
Title: Aerial views Smith, Kline & French plant
Historic Street Address: 16th and Spring Garden
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Image taken by Philadelphia Evening Bulletin photographer Charles T. Higgins.  Notes on the negative's envelope read:  "Dec. 1953, aerial views; Smith Klein and French plant, 16th and Spring Garden Sts."

This December 1953 image shows an aerial view of the Smith, Klein and French pharmecutical plant, at 16th & Spring Garden Streets.  The company moved its perations to the Philadelphia Navy Yard in 2011.  The building is now an art college affiliated with Philadelphia Community College.

Creation Year: 1953
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.164656
Geocode Latitude:39.962910

Creator Name: Higgins, Charles - Photographer