Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 20

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Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 20

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02001
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 20
Historic Street Address: 3250 Chamounix Drive
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00245, full page [image dimensions 13.5 cm x 19.0 cm]:

http://www.fairmountparktrust.org/cp-chamounix.php

Chamounix Mansion was built in 1802 by Philadelphia merchant George Plumstead as a country retreat. Originally named "Montpelier", it sits on high ground overlooking the Schuylkill River.

Halftone reproduction of original photograph taken from unknown magazine.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:40.003787
Geocode Longitude:-75.196273

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.4
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Plumstead, George, 1765-1805