Friends' Almshouse

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00795
Title: Friends' Almshouse
Historic Street Address: 312-322 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Depicts the the Quaker Almshouse on Walnut Street, which provided food, housing and employment for indigent members of the Society of Friends, from 1729. It was  demolished in 1841.

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