Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 66

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Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 66

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Item No: pdcc01685
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 66
Additional Title: Site of Philadelphia's City Hall.
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes: Single item: View of the site of Philadelphia's City Hall from South Penn Square and Broad Street, showing Center Square after it had been cleared, in preparation to break ground for City Hall. Freight cars are shown running along Market Street, and beyond them lies the Masonic Temple under construction. The spire nearest to the temple is that of the Arch Street Methodist Church, at the southeast corner of Broad and Arch Streets. Photograph by Robert Newell c.1870. Reproduced in the Evening Bulletin, January 31, 1910. 25.3 x 20.2 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.952255
Geocode Longitude:-75.165319

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.15
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Newell, Robert, 1822-1897 - Photographer