Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 76

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Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 76

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Item No: pdcc01695
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 76
Additional Title: Municipal Court Building, and one other
Historic Street Address: 1801 Vine Street
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Dock Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes: Item 1, top: Architectural rendering of the municipal court building on Logan Square. Designed in the classical revival style by famed architect John T. Windrim, the building was finished in 1941. Newspaper clipping, undated. 17.2 x 10.9 cm.
Notes: Item 2, bottom: Illustration of the First Federal Custom House, which stood on 2nd Street below Dock Street. Built in 1817 after designs by noted architect William Strickland, the three-story building featured a William Rush statue of "Commerce" in a niche near the apex of the pediment. Newspaper clipping from the Evening Bulletin dated November 17, 1939. 16.4 x 13.3 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.946436
Geocode Longitude:-75.144518

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