The Friends' Almshouse

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00796
Title: The Friends' Almshouse
Historic Street Address: 312-322 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Depicts the Quaker Almshouse built in 1729 fronting Walnut Street between 3rd and 4th Streets. The building, which provided housing, food and work for poor members of the Society of Friends, was torn down in 1846.

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