Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 9

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Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 9

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01628
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 9
Additional Title: Merchant's Exchange
Historic Street Address: Walnut & Dock Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item 1, top: Cyanotype photograph of the Merchant's Exchange building as seen from the rear. Designed in the Greek Revival style by architect William Strickland, the marble building was completed in 1834. Photograph, c.1870, by unknown photographer. Image size: 19.5 x 22.8cm

Item 2, lower left corner: Engraving of the Merchant's Exchange building. Engraver listed as R. Telfer S.C. Image size: 9.3 x 11.2cm

Item 3, lower right corner: Engraving on wood of the Merchant's Exchange. When it was completed in 1834 the building was home to the Philadelphia Stock Exchange, referred to here as The New Exchange, where it stayed until 1876. Image size: 11.5 x 9.4cm


Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.946978
Geocode Longitude:-75.145332

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.15
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler