Item No: pdch00221
Title: Aerial Views, Tacony area of Phila
Print and Picture Collection
Image taken by Philadelphia Evening Bulletin photographer Charles T. Higgins. Notes on the negative's envelope read: "August 1951, aerial views, Tacony area of Phila"
This August 1951 image shows an aerial view of the Tacony section of Northeast Philadelphia. At the top is the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge, spanning the Delaware River, into Palmyra, NJ. The major road running diagonally across the lower right corner is Torresdale Avenue.
Higgins, Charles - Photographer