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Dock Creek and Blue Anchor Inn

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Item No: pdcc01045
Title: Dock Creek and Blue Anchor Inn
Additional Title: Drawbridge & Blue Anchor Inn.
Historic Street Address: Front & Dock Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

http://www.ushistory.org/philadelphia/street_dock.htm


Notes:

Reproduction of a lithograph depicting a collection of buildings surrounding Dock Creek. The building on the right is the Blue Anchor Tavern, one of a number of adjoining buildings facing Front Street. Shows the drawbridge over the creek and two rowboats in the water. Two people are standing in one of the rowboats, others are walking on the unpaved streets.


Creation Year: 1830
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.945253
Geocode Longitude:-75.143097

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.11
Creator Name: Breton, William L. - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler