Bushrod Branch

Item Info

Item No: pdcf00028
Title: Bushrod Branch
Additional Title: Mayor Ed Rendell at the Grand Opening of Saturday Hours, at the Bushrod Branch, 1993
Historic Street Address: 6304 Castor Avenue
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Mayor Ed Rendell (left) participates at the Grand Opening of Saturday Hours event, on April 17, 1993, at the Bushrod Branch.

The Bushrod Branch opened its doors in 1950. It was the first newly-constructed branch in the Free Library system since the completion of the Central Library in 1927. 

The branch serves the communities of Oxford Circle, Castor Gardens, Upper Northwood, Summerdale, and the Lower Northeast.

Creation Year: 1993
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.078607
Geocode Latitude:40.038646

Creator Name: Clark, Nate - Photographer