Item No: pdcc00033
Title: Dannenhower's [sic] Dam in 1833. Near Shoemaker's Lane & Railroad. [graphic] / Drawn on zinc by J. Richards.
Print and Picture Collection
Dannenhower Dam (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Free Library of Philadelphia: Castner 38:40
Hart originally issued a series of prints of Germantown between 1863 and 1888, several of which were published as John Richards' Quaint old Germantown in Pennsylvania. A series of sixty former landmarks of Germantown and vicinity... Collated, arranged and annotated by Julius Friedrich Sachse (Philadelphia, 1913).
View showing the dam for the Dannehower Mill at the Wingohocking Creek between Duy's and Shoemaker lanes. In the foreground, two men stand at the pond formed by the dam. The pond is lined by mill buildings and trees. Also shows fencing near the water in the left of the image. George and Charles Dannenhower operated the mill.
Richards, John, -1889 - Artist
Hart, John - Printer
Hart, John - Publisher