Robinson Crusoe Hotel (Advertisement)

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Robinson Crusoe Hotel (Advertisement)

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01116
Title: Robinson Crusoe Hotel (Advertisement)
Historic Street Address: 23 S. 3rd Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Advertisement announcing the re-opening of the Robinson Crusoe Hotel by Jas. B. Wood, proprietor, following recent renovations to this upper class establishment. Text promotes the availability of the choicest wines and provisions.  Shows a depiction of the castaway character on dry land and a sinking ship beyond.

Clipping from Desilver's 1833 Philadelphia directory and stranger's guide.

Creation Year: ca. 1833
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.145807
Geocode Latitude:39.949501

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