Walnut Street looking west from 18th Street.

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Walnut Street looking west from 18th Street.

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Item No: pdcc01257
Title: Walnut Street looking west from 18th Street.
Additional Title: West Walnut Street.
Historic Street Address: 18th & Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

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Notes:

Depicts a fashionable residential neighborhood on Walnut Street between 18th and 19th Streets. Well-dressed people stroll on the sidewalk in front of the grand houses facing leafy Rittenhouse Square. The iron railing bordering the square is visible on the left, and the tower of Holy Trinity Church rises above the trees.

Published in A Century After: picturesque glimpses of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. Edited by Edward Strahan. 1875.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.950143
Geocode Longitude:-75.170669

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.12
Creator Name: Schell, Frederic B. - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler