Item No: pdcc01065
Title: Ship Tavern, near Downingtown Pa.
Additional Title: "Glen Isle Farm" -1735- Originally "Ship Tavern" near Downingtown Pa.
Print and Picture Collection
Postcard depicting Glen Isle Farm near Downingtown, Chester County. The historic building was an important stop on the Underground Railroad. It was built in 1735 as the Ship Tavern, and is mentioned in George Washington's diary, dated June 3, 1773 as a place in which he lodged!
A917.481 P536 v.11
MacNeill, Henry T. - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler