St. Joseph's Hospital

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00846
Title: St. Joseph's Hospital
Historic Street Address: 16th & Girard Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Depicts an exterior view of the hospital from the corner of 16th and Girard Avenue. Shows pedestrians on the sidewalk, and horse-drawn traffic. St. Joseph's Hospital was the first Catholic hospital in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. It opened in 1849 under the direction of the Sisters of Charity.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.162705
Geocode Latitude:39.971881

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Rogers, E. (Edward), 1831 or 1832- - Artist
Lewis, H. B. - Engraver
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler