Item No: pdcc00174
Title: Interior View of the Cathedral of Saints Peter & Paul in Philadelphia, Pa., November 20th. 1864
Additional Title: During its Dedication by Bishop Wood.
Historic Street Address:
18th & Race Streets
Print and Picture Collection
Caption written in old German script.
View shows the interior of the cathedral filled with people during the decidation by Bishop Wood. The architecture is given prominence by the artist. The fluted pilasters with their Corinthian capitals are carefully described, as are the arches and vaulted ceiling.
A917.481 P536 v.3
Schell, Frederic B. - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler