Cannonball HouseHistorical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Item No: pdcc00241
Title: Cannonball HouseMedia Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Shows the old Swedish farmhouse on the banks of the lower Schuylkill which was hit by a cannonball during the British bombardment during the Revolutionary War. The Cannonball House, as it became known, was demolished in 1996 to make way for a water treatment plant.
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.4
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler