Item No: pdcl00091
Title: Market Street at 13th, northeast corner
Additional Title: Market Street at 13th, northeast corner
Historic Street Address:
Thirteenth and Market Streets
Print and Picture Collection
"A shoestore now occupies this site across Market Street from John Wanamaker's, and the building at the far right, once a residence, was long ago displaced by a clothing store."--OPEP, p. 95.
The building on the corner. Horse-drawn cart and people standing on Thirteenth Street side of building and by telephone pole. Signs on building:
"Rigors' Detective Agency" ; "E.A. Bowker & Co., Inc." ; "Ely & Williams, Iron and Steel."
Reprinted in: Old Philadelphia in early photographs, 1839-1914/edited by Robert F. Looney. New York: Dover Publications, c1976.