Drexel BuildingHistorical Images of Philadelphia Philadelphiana
Item No: pdcp00750
Title: Drexel BuildingHistoric Street Address: 5th & Chestnut Streets, Southeast corner
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Located in Box: Banks A-Z General Folder: Banks A-Z
Photographic print of the Drexel Building, originally located at the S.E. corner of Fifth and Chestnut Streets. Photo date unknown.
Designed by Wilson Brothers & Company (fl. 1876-1902) and built in 1885. A number of additions and alterations made over the years and eventually demolished in 1955.
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.149097
Creator Name: Wilson Brothers & Co. - Architect