Item No: pdcc02011
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 31
Historic Street Address:
4215 Frankford Avenue
Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc00261, top [image dimensions 15.5 cm x 20.5 cm]:
View shows an African American lady sitting on a wooden bench cutting apples in a pan. A spinning wheel is close by the large fireplace, which contains two large pots. A jug and some decorative plates sit atop the mantel. Hanging from the fire surround is a pair of bellows and a bed-warming pan.
Item pdcc00262, bottom [image dimensions 9.5 cm x 12.5 cm]:
Title on photograph. Handwritten below image is the following: E. Side of Old York Road above Branchtown. Elm Hill. 4215 Frankford Road.
Depicted is the summer-house on the property of Enoch Edwards near Frankford where legend has it on July 8th., 1776 Thomas Jefferson and some members of Congress celebrated the passage of the Declaration of Independence.
A917.481 P536 v.4
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Newell, Robert, 1822-1897 - Photographer