Item No: pdcc00111
Title: Southeast Corner Ninth and Chestnut Streets
Additional Title: Showing the buildings that stood on the present Continental Hotel site and adjoining stores
Print and Picture Collection
Newspaper reproduction of Rae's Philadelphia Pictorial Directory and Panoramic Advertiser.
Other business identified are, from left, J Searle (Looking Glasses), W. H. Carryl (Curtain Store), Joseph M. Wilson (Booksellers and Stationers), and Mustin Trimming Store.
The middle of the panorama shows the location of Welch's National Theatre. It took its name from the National Theatre, the building which it had leased for twelve years.
A917.481 P536 v.2
Rae, Julio H. - Lithographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler