Newtown Square Inn

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01202
Title: Newtown Square Inn
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Halftone reproduction of a photograph of the Newtown Square Inn, Delaware County. Part of the building is said to have been erected in 1729. In 1744 the inn was kept by John West, father of the painter Benjamin West. The hostelry was first called "The Square," then "Newtown Square,"  "The Wagon" and "Black's Inn" and finally by "Newtown Square Inn."

Clipped from an unidentified newspaper.

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