Walnut & 15th Street, Southeast Corner

Historical Images of Philadelphia Parker & Mullikin Negatives
Walnut & 15th Street, Southeast Corner

Item Info

Item No: pdcm00617a
Title: Walnut & 15th Street, Southeast Corner
Additional Title: Commercial
Creation Date: 12/30/1949
Historic Street Address: 15th & Walnut Streets, Southeast corner
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This 1949 image was created by Parker and Mullikin, for W. D. Shepherd.

This 1949 image shows an oblique view of a two-story commercial building at the southeast corner of 15th and Walnut Streets.  Ciro's, on the corner, was one of a chain of nightclubs owned by Philadelphia restaurateur Frank Palumbo. Next door to it were National Airlines and Ace All-Aluminum Windows and Doors; above these, on the second story was Regency Clothes.  The demolish date is unknown. 

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.165909
Geocode Latitude:39.949535

Creator Name: Parker and Mullikin - Photographer