Market Terminus

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01379
Title: Market Terminus
Additional Title: Market Street from Front St. Philadelphia.
Historic Street Address: Front and Market Streets
Media Type: Lithographs
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Lithograph 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.

Creation Year: ca. 1838
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.142236
Geocode Latitude:39.949708

Creator Name: Wild, J. C. (John Caspar), approximately 1804-1846 - Lithographer
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler