Item No: pdcc00086
Title: Drawing Room Theatre
Additional Title: 17th St. West Side ab. Chestnut Street
Print and Picture Collection
An amateurs' Drawing Room Theatre opened in this building on 17th Street above Chestnut in 1865. A sign on the side of the building displays the words : Frank P. Mellon, Hay, Straw & Oats. A horse-drawn cart is being loaded with large bales from a loading dock high up just below the roof line.
A917.481 P536 v.2
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler