Item No: pdcl00146
Title: Walnut Street, west from 17th
Additional Title: Walnut Street, west of 17th
Historic Street Address:
Seventeenth and Walnut Streets
Print and Picture Collection
"Beyond this block of fine residences can be seen Rittenhouse Square and the tower of Holy Trinity Church. The house at the corner of 18th Street, center, is the Weightman Mansion (see next picture)."--OPEP, p. 150.
The street with rowhouses on both sides; man in top hat with umbrella; street lamps and trees on sidewalk. Streetcar on tracks. Trees in background; church can be seen above the trees.
Reprinted in: Old Philadelphia in early photographs, 1839-1914/edited by Robert F. Looney. New York: Dover Publications, c1976.
A917.481 P536 v.12