Aerials, Tioga Terminal

Item Info

Item No: pdch00319
Title: Aerials, Tioga Terminal
Creation Date: 12/26/1973
Historic Street Address: Delaware Avenue & Tioga Street
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 Terminals, Phila."

This December 26, 1973, image shows an aerial view of the Tioga Marine Terminals on the Delaware River, in the Port Richmond area.  The Port of Philadelphia is made up of a series of specialized marine terminals.  According to the Philadelphia Regional Port Authority, the Tioga Marine Terminal today handles containers, forest products, large cargoes, and storage of dry and refrigerated goods.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.088958
Geocode Latitude:39.980463

Creator Name: Higgins, Charles - Photographer