Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 22

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Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 22

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Item No: pdcc01769
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 22
Additional Title: Academy of Natural Sciences
Historic Street Address: 12th & Sansom Street, Southeast corner
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes: Single item: Exterior view of the hall of the Academy of Natural Sciences, southeast corner of 12th and George (now Sansom) Streets. The quadrangular edifice surmounted by a dome was built in 1816 as Swedenborgian Church of the New Jerusalem. William Strickland was the architect. Engraving by C. G. Childs, from Childs, Views in Philadelphia and its Environs (Philadelphia, 1827-30). Dimensions: Plate 22.1 x 13.5 cm.; Sheet 18.8 x 28 cm.
Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.949639
Geocode Longitude:-75.160364

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.17
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Childs, Cephas Grier, 1793-1871 - Engraver