Aerials, Tioga Terminal, Phila

Item Info

Item No: pdch00245
Title: Aerials, Tioga Terminal, Phila
Creation Date: 12/26/1973
Historic Street Address: Delaware & Castor Avenues
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:  "Aerials, Dec 26, 1973, Tioga Terminal, Phila"

The Port of Philadelphia was established by the City Charter in 1701.  This December 26, 1973, image shows an aerial view of the Tioga MarineTerminal, located on the Delaware River, in the Port Richmond section of North Philadelphia.  This terminal has a long history of importing and exporting all manner of cargo, for commercial and military purposes. 

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.083798
Geocode Latitude:39.982476

Creator Name: Higgins, Charles - Photographer