Item No: pdcc00828
Title: Burd Orphan Asylum, near Philadelphia.
Historic Street Address:
63rd & Market Streets
Print and Picture Collection
Photograph shows the gothic inspired building which housed the orphanage for girls founded by Elizabeth H. Burd in 1856. Located near Cobbs Creek in Delaware County, the building opened in 1863 under the management of St. Stephen's Protestant Episcopal Church. It was torn down in the 1930s.
A917.481 P536 v.9
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler