The Punch Bowl

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01177
Title: The Punch Bowl
Historic Street Address: Broad & Diamond Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Half-tone reproduction of a photograph of the "Punch Bowl" roadhouse on North Broad Street near the junction with Diamond. In the late 1860s, the "Bowl", as it was known, became popular when people sat on its elevated porches to watch the horse-racing up Broad Street and out Lamb Tavern Road.

Clipping from an unidentified newspaper.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.156570
Geocode Latitude:39.984699

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.11
Creator Name: F. Gutekunst, Photographers (Philadelphia, Pa.) - Photographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler