United States Naval Home.

Item Info

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


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 Longitude:-75.180949
Geocode Latitude:39.944449

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