Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 11

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 11

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02088
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 11
Historic Street Address: 2450 Strawberry Mansion Drive
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00352, top left:

Albumen photograph showing partial side view of Strawberry Mansion. A group of people are posing on the porch.


Item pdcc00353, right image [image dimensions 22.5 cm x 22.5 cm]:

Corner view of a four story brick house with dormer roof. The gable end is covered in vines. The turned steps, graced with ornamental wrought iron, leads to a recessed door surmounted with a fanlight. An open pediment supported by pilasters surrounds the doorway.

Sign above adjacent door identifies business as "Blake's Music Store".

A horse and carriage stand on the side street.

Original albumen print of the house located on the East side of 5th Street above Chestnut.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.149141
Geocode Latitude:39.949510

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.5
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872