Item No: pdcc01427
Title: Port Richmond Iron Foundry, Machine and Steam Boiler Shop [graphic] [I.P.Morris & Co.]
Historic Street Address:
Richmond & York Streets
Print and Picture Collection
View of Port Richmond Iron Foundry complex from the Delaware River. Complex includes the main foundry (left), machine shop (center), and the boiler shop, which sits on a wharf (right). View also shows operating smokestacks, a large hoist on the front of the wharf and another inside the fenced courtyard. I. P. Morris began operating the iron works in the 1840s, after relocating his business from 16th & Market Streets.
Brightly, Charles - Artist
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler