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United States Naval Home.

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Item No: pdcc00793
Title: United States Naval Home.
Historic Street Address: 24th Street & Gray's Ferry Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

http://www.visitphilly.com/museums-attractions/philadelphia/united-states-naval-asylum/


Notes:

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.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.944449
Geocode Longitude:-75.180949

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Rolffe - Photographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler