Birch's Views - The Water Works, In Center Square Philadelphia

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Birch's Views - The Water Works, In Center Square Philadelphia

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Item No: pdcp00456
Title: Birch's Views - The Water Works, In Center Square Philadelphia
Additional Title: Plate 28
Historic Street Address: Broad & Market Streets
Media Type: Engravings
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

From William Russell Birch's: The City of Philadelphia, in the State of Pennsylvania North America As It Appeared in the Year 1800.

Water Works, also known as Pump House and designed by Benjamin H. Latrobe. Built 1799-1800 and demolished 1827-28.


Creation Year: ca. 1800
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.952328
Geocode Longitude:-75.163597

Creator Name: W. Birch & Sons - Engraver
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 1764-1820 - Architect