Item No: pdcc00998
Title: The Oldest Steam Engine in America.
Print and Picture Collection
Reproduction of pen-and-ink sketch by Frank Taylor of the Perot steam engine. Built by Thomas Holloway, in 1819, the engine was in constant use at Perot's Malt House for over fifty years.
Clipped from The City of Philadelphia as it appears in the year 1894.
A917.481 P536 v.10
Taylor, Frank H. (Frank Hamilton), 1846-1927 - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler