Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 35

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 35

Item Info

Item No: pdcc01782
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.17, Education 1, page 35
Additional Title: First Medical College in Philadelphia [Fifth & Library Streets]
Historic Street Address: 5th & Library Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item 1, center page: Illustration from an unknown source featuring the "First Medical College in Philadelphia". When founded in 1765 by Philadelphia physicians John Morgan and William Shippen, Sr., this institution was named the Medical School of the College of Philadelphia. The institution's original location was on 5th Street, below Library Street, in what is now considered the Old City section of Philadelphia .25.4 x 33.02 cm.

Creation Year: ca. 1845
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.149255
Geocode Latitude:39.947904

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.17
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler