Torresdale Branch

Item Info

Item No: pdcf00238
Title: Torresdale Branch
Additional Title: Interior view of the Torresdale Branch, 1972
Historic Street Address: 3079 Holme Avenue
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

 The Torresdale Branch of the Free Library opened in February 1972. This 1972 interior view highlights the wooden cathedral ceiling over the main reading area.

In addition to Torresdale, the library serves the communities of Academy Gardens, Ashton-Woodbridge, Holme Circle, Pennypack, Pennypack Woods, and Upper Holmesburg.

Creation Year: 1972
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.015839
Geocode Latitude:40.056896

Creator Name: Philadelphia City Planning Commission - Photographer