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Walnut Street, 1867. Philadelphia.

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Item No: pdcc01261
Title: Walnut Street, 1867. Philadelphia.
Historic Street Address: 426-432 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Section of an unidentified panoramic business directory of 1867. Shows the facades of 426-432 Walnut Street. Signage indicates the Penn Building (430), tenanted by Hartford Livestock Insurance Co.  Other business identified are Smith Martin & Co. (432),  Owens & Co., and Holcomb Silver Co. (428). Also shows a horsecar passing by with its route along Chestnut and Walnut Streets emblazoned on its side panel; a horse-drawn carriage with a man and a woman inside; a horse and cart entering a passage; well-dressed people talking on the sidewalk, others on the steps in front of the entrances.


Creation Year: ca. 1867
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.947175
Geocode Longitude:-75.148975

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