15 South 6th Street - Rear

Item Info

Item No: pdcm00488
Title: 15 South 6th Street - Rear
Additional Title: Mall Project A
Historic Street Address: 15 South 6th Street
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This July 1949 image was taken as part of the preparation for beginning "Mall Project A,” for creating what became Independence Mall—the three blocks north of Independence Hall, bounded by Chestnut, Race, 5th and 6th Streets. 

This is a back view of one of the many buildings purchased and demolished to create the First Block, the block immediately north of Independence Hall; the block was completed in 1954.

Creation Year: 1949
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.150250
Geocode Latitude:39.950420

Creator Name: Parker & Mullikin - Photographer