Item No: pdcc00793
Title: United States Naval Home.
Historic Street Address:
24th Street & Gray's Ferry Avenue
Print and Picture Collection
Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the naval asylum and its grounds. Built between 1826 and 1833, the Greek Revival-styled building was designed by notable American architect, William Strickland. The Navy commissioned the building to house retired sailors.
A917.481 P536 v.9
Rolffe - Photographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler