Market Terminus

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01378
Title: Market Terminus
Additional Title: Market Street, Philadelphia. At the intersection of Front Street.
Historic Street Address: Front & Market Streets
Media Type: Engravings
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Engraving on wood depicting a view of Market Street from Front Street. Shows the market terminus and the sheds behind running into the distance; residences and businesses line both sides of the street; lots of activity in the street and market. The terminus was built in 1822 and operated until the abolition of street markets in 1859.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.142148
Geocode Latitude:39.949696

Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler