Bird's Eye View of the City of Philadelphia with Environs.Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Item No: pdcc00595
Title: Bird's Eye View of the City of Philadelphia with Environs.Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Bird's eye view of the city of Philadelphia with the Schuylkill River at the bottom and the Delaware River at the top. Shows notable landmarks including Blockly Almshouse in West Philadelphia, the covered Market Street Bridge, the Gas Works, Eastern State Penitentiary, Girard College, Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul, Independence Hall, and Sparks Shot Tower. Also shown is Windmill Island on the Delaware River with the city of Camden, N. J. beyond.
Published by Charles Magnus & Co., 12 Frankfort Street, New York.
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.7
Creator Name: Serz, John, approximately 1810-approximately 1878 - Engraver
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler