Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 52

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Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 52

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Item No: pdcc01671
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 52
Additional Title: Old Commissioners' Hall, West Philadelphia and one other.
Historic Street Address: 37th & Market Streets, Southeast corner
Historic Street Address: 8th & Chestnut Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes: Item 1, left: Newspaper article about the last of the Commissioners' Halls, illustrated with a photograph of the building which stood at the Southeast corner of 37th & Market Streets, in West Philadelphia. Clipping from an unidentified newspaper. 11.4 x 33.7 cm.
Notes: Item 2, right: Newspaper article about the upcoming unveiling of a bronze statue on the war monument in Washington Square, memorializing the fallen heroes of the First Regiment of the Pennsylvania National Guard, known as the Washington Grays. Article gives a brief history of the celebrated Volunteer regiment. Illustration shows the building which housed the armory of the regiment at 8th and Chestnut Streets, from an 1858 panorama of Chestnut Street. Clipped from unidentified newspaper. 11.4 x 38.6 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.949618
Geocode Longitude:-75.153917

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