Item No: pdcp00031
Title: Williams Ogle coach and harness maker, no. 280, Chestnut Street, above 10th.. south side, Philadelphia. [graphic] / Drawn on stone by Wm. H. Rease, no. 17, So. 5th St., Philada
Historic Street Address:
1000 block of Chestnut Street
Print and Picture Collection
Advertisement showing a view of the three-and-a half story factory of the "Ogle's Coach & Harness Manufactory" on the 1000 block of Chestnut Street. Building adorned with signage, including "Wm. Ogle Coach 280 Maker" signs by the entranceway. A gentleman, probably the proprietor, stands at the open entranceway to the first-floor showroom in which several carriages are displayed. A couple approaches the entrance. In the street, a horse-drawn carriage is parked and attended by a disembarked driver on the side. An unhitched sulky is also visible in the street in front of the store. Also includes slight views of the adjacent buildings. Ogle operated as a sole proprietor from the address 1847-1850.
Carriage manufacturers and dealers
Free Library of Philadelphia: Philadelphiana - Factories, etc.
Rease, W. H. - Artist