Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 14

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Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 14

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Item No: pdcc02091
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.5, Old Houses 2, page 14
Historic Street Address: 3400 West Girard Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00356 [image dimensions 10.8 cm x 15.0 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the gardens and the ivy-covered walls of the side and rear of the house.  Built by John Penn, grandson of William Penn, in 1784 as a country retreat, the house now stands within the grounds of the Philadelphia Zoo.

http://www.philadelphiazoo.org/about/aboutzoo/zoo-history/the-solitude-house.htm


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.974687
Geocode Longitude:-75.195730

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.5
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Penn, John, 1729-1795