Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 85

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Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 85

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Item No: pdcc02063
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.4, Old Houses 1, page 85
Historic Street Address: 33rd & Dauphin Streets
Historic Street Address: 3800 Mount Pleasant Drive
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00321, bottom left [image dimensions 16.5 cm x 12.3 cm]:

http://www.fairmountpark.org/mountpleasant.asp

View of the front facade of the mansion flanked by two carriage houses.The caption runs: Bought by Benedict Arnold March 22, 1779. Seized by the State of Pennsylvania October 2, 1780. Rented to Baron De Steuben October 26, 1780. Drawn and engraved for the Sunday Dispatch expressly to illustrate Westcott's "History of Philadelphia."


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.991808
Geocode Longitude:-75.186369

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.4
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin, Baron von, 1730-1794
McPherson, John, 1726-1792
Nevil, Thomas, 1721-1797 - Architect
Arnold, Benedict, 1741-1801

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