Item No: 75A0336
Title: Library Card of B. W. Fleisher
Original Image Location:
Free Library of Philadelphia
"The Free Library Association of the City of Philadelphia. To John Thomson, Secretary, Room 163, City Hall, Philadelphia. I agree to become a member of The Free Library Association of the City of Philadelphia, and to pay the annual dues of five dollars. B.W. Fleisher, 2301 Green St." Inscription in pencil: "reg; $5 recd." The Fleisher family made their fortune in wool; their Green St mansion, built in 1900, was turned into condominiums in 2005. Members of the Fleisher family owned houses at 2045, 2113, 2219, 2220, 2222, 2223, and 2301 Green Street.