Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 80

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Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 80

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Item No: pdcc01699
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 80
Additional Title: American Philosophical Society. Library interior and one other.
Historic Street Address: 104 S. 5th Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item 1, upper: Photograph of the library interior of the American Philosophical Society, 104 S. 5th Street. The library's 70,000 volumes were being removed to other quarters on the second floor of the Drexel Building, across the street. The move took place in 1934. Clipping from unidentified newspaper. 25.2 x 12.5 cm.


Notes:

Item 2, lower: Photograph shows workers handling crates containing books belonging to the library of the American Philosophical Society, 104 S. 5th Street. The books were being removed to other quarters in the Drexel Building, across the street. The move took place in 1934. Clipping from unidentified newspaper. 16 x 12.5 cm.


Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.948614
Geocode Longitude:-75.149297

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