St. Alban's Place [graphic]Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Item No: pdcc01220
Title: St. Alban's Place [graphic]Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Depicts uniformly plain rowhouses looking over a garden in the middle of a street. Shows pedestrians on the sidewalks and a horse and buggy being brought to a halt on the cobblestone street. St. Alban's Place, located between Catharine and Fitzwater Streets and 23rd and 24th Streets, was laid out as a garden street in the 1870s. The garden, surrounded by an iron fence, featured three ornate fountains and numerous flower urns.
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.12
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler