Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 73

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 73

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01692
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 73
Additional Title: Southwark's Town Hall being razed to the ground, and one other.
Historic Street Address: 30th & Clearfield Streets
Historic Street Address: South & Water Streets, Southwest corner
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item 2, right: Photograph of the entrance doors to the Women's Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 30th & Clearfield Streets in North Philadelphia. Formed in 1869 by Caroline Earle White (1833-1916), an early animal rights advocate. The WPSPCA is credited with forming the first animal shelter in the nation. Reproduction of original photograph. Undated. 11.8 x 18.2 cm.

Notes: Item 1, left: Newspaper article about the razing of the building which was at one time the seat of the municipal government of Southwark before that section became a part of the city by consolidation. From an unidentified newspaper. 11.1 x 21.4 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.178817
Geocode Latitude:40.003319

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