Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 91Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Item No: pdcc01710
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.15, Sundry Buildings 1, page 91
Additional Title: United States Custom House, 2nd & Chestnut Streets, and one otherHistoric Street Address: 200 Chestnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes: Item 1, top: View of the United States Custom House at 2nd and Chestnut Streets. The massive building, rising 287 feet above the sidewalk, dominates the skyline in this historic district. Built 1932-34 after Art Deco designs by the prominent architectural firm of Ritter & Shay. Photograph reproduced in unknown publication. 13 x 18 cm.
Notes: Item 2, bottom: Elevated panoramic view of the Old City neighborhood looking towards the Ben Franklin Bridge spanning the Delaware River. The massive building on the right is the United States Custom House at 2nd & Chestnut Streets. The Camden waterfront is visible in the distance. Photograph reproduced in unknown publication. 18 x 13 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.144931
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.15
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler