Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 61Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Source: Print and Picture Collection
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Thomas Moore [May 28 1779 - February 15 1852] was an irish poet, singer and songwriter now best known for the lyrics to the popular song The Last Rose of Summer. On an extended visit to the New World, he stayed briefly in Philadelphia in 1803. However, there's no evidence he stayed at the cottage named after him.
Image taken from Applton's Journal. New York, March 22, 1873, [No. 209. Vol. 1X] with accompanying article.
Link to :http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Moore
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Thomas Moore [May 28 1779 - Feb. 25 1852] was an Irish poet, singer and songwriter, now best known for his lyrics of the song The Last Rose of Summer. It was during his travels to the New World in 1803 that he stayed for a short while in Philadelphia. Although there's no evidence he stayed at the cottage named after him.
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.4
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852