Item No: pdcc00546
Title: Philadelphia - Wanamaker's Old Store.
Historic Street Address:
13th & Market Streets
Print and Picture Collection
Postcard view of John Wanamaker's Grand Depot showing carriages and pedestrians nearby and a bicycle rider crossing the intersection of 13th & Market Streets.
Wanamaker opened his first department store on the site of the abandoned Pennsylvania Railroad Station. The Moorish facade was designed to appeal to visitors attending the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition of 1876.
A917.481 P536 v.6
Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler