Elfreth's Alley - Postcard

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00547
Title: Elfreth's Alley - Postcard
Additional Title: Philadelphia - Elfreth's Alley
Historic Street Address: Front Street & Elfreth's Alley
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Located: Postcard Collection  Under: Philadelphia - Elfreth's Alley - 1940's

[ON REVERSE] ELFRETH'S ALLEY  Between Front and Second Street  North of Arch Street    A street of Colonial buildings with charming doors and windows occupied continuously for 200 years. They retain the interesting character and simplicity of old Philadelphia. The word "alley" once carried the flavor of a polite residential section. Many persons prominent in history resided here. The interior of No. 115 "The Hearthstone" is open to visitors.

Copyrighted 1939 & Publ. by K. F. Lutz, 441 N. 32nd St., Phila., Pa.  No. 140.

Creation Year: ca. 1939
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.141764
Geocode Latitude:39.952681

Creator Name: Lutz, K. F. (Karl F.), 1896- - Photographer