Wills Hospital

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00824
Title: Wills Hospital
Historic Street Address: 18th & Race Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the facade of the first Wills Hospital building. Located on Race Street above 18th, the building opened in 1834. It was designed by notable architect Thomas Ustick Walter and remained in use until 1932, when the hospital relocated to a new building at 16th & Spring Garden Streets.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.169222
Geocode Latitude:39.956844

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Walter, Thomas Ustick, 1804-1887 - Architect
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler