At Sixth and Walnut Streets

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01309
Title: At Sixth and Walnut Streets
Historic Street Address: 6th & Walnut Streets
Media Type: Photolithography
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Reproduction of a pen-and-ink drawing by Frank Taylor depicting a view of the corner of Sixth and Walnut Streets. Electric trolleys share the road with early automobiles and horse-drawn vehicles. The newly erected structure of the Penn Mutual Life Insurance Company faces Washington Square. The building replaced rows of once fashionable residences which had been converted into offices.

Signed and dated lower right: Frank H. Taylor 1914.

Creation Year: ca. 1914
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.151108
Geocode Latitude:39.947719

Creator Name: Taylor, Frank H. (Frank Hamilton), 1846-1927 - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler