Item No: pdcc00004
Title: [Storefronts on Market Street, 300 block, south side, Philadelphia] [graphic].
Historic Street Address:
300 block of Market Street, south side
Print and Picture Collection
Free Library of Philadelphia: Castner 14:94
Rug and carpet industry
Trimmed advertisement showing the five-story storefronts marked with pre-consolidation addresses. Includes S. F. Nidelet, silk store (124 Market); Sleeper & Brothers, umbrellas and parasols (126 Market); Richie & Ennis, umbrella and parasol manufactory and Caleb F. Clarke & Co., clothing store (128 Market). Signage adorns the buildings and merchandise displays are visible in the windows and doorways of the businesses. A gentleman stands within the clothing store and umbrellas hang from the windows of Richie & Ennis. Also shows the Fourth Street side of the corner building. Crates line the wall of the building and signage for the business tenanting the cellar of 128 Market, J. Roberts Jones, rugs and blinds, is visible. The businesses were listed at the shown addresses in 1841.
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler