The Old Friends' Almshouse

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00779
Title: The Old Friends' Almshouse
Historic Street Address: 312 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Depicts the Quaker Almshouse which stood on Walnut Street between 3rd and 4th Streets, from 1729 to 1841. The almshouse provided food, housing and employment for indigent members of the Society of Friends.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.147221
Geocode Latitude:39.946799

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