Reading Railroad Company's Building.

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01039
Title: Reading Railroad Company's Building.
Historic Street Address: 4th Street & Willing's Alley
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Depicts the Reading Railroad Company's building on the Northeast corner of 4th & Willing's Alley. Shows a passing horse-drawn cart laden with boxed goods, and a coach and horses drawn up in front of the building, on Fourth Street. The building became known as the Willings, named after the Revolutionary War financier Thomas Willings who owned a mansion on the block. It was converted to luxury condominiums.

Published in Philadelphia and Its Environs, by J. B. Lippincott Co., 1872.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.148105
Geocode Latitude:39.946536

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: J. B. Lippincott & Co. - Lithographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler