Castle, State of Schuylkill

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00388
Title: Castle, State of Schuylkill
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Sideways view of the clubhouse of the State in Schuylkill, a fishing and social club founded in 1732. Named the Castle, the clubhouse was originally situated opposite the falls of Fairmount on the west bank of the Schuylkill River at Girard Avenue. In 1877 it was relocated to Andalusia, Nicholas Biddle's country estate on the Delaware River in Bucks County.

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.5
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844