Market Street, East from 12th Street

Item Info

Item No: pdcl00088
Title: Market Street, East from 12th Street
Additional Title: Markets, Market house, Market st. north side, between 11th and 12th sts.
Media Type: Albumen Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

The Farmer's Market house was one of many built to replace sheds which had stood in the middle of streets. This house was the largest of all and was the predecessor of the well-known Terminal Market in the Reading Railroad Terminal, which now occupies this site.

Creation Year: ca. 1880