Item No: pdcc01948a
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.3, Events 2, page 65
Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc00198, top [image dimensions 12.6 cm x 17.5 cm]:
Photograph of old water works conduit of 1800 as exposed by the subway excavation at Broad Street and South Penn Square. A gentleman is shown looking down at the the brick wall constructed by the subway people.
Item pdcc00199, bottom [image dimensions 12.5 cm x 17.4 cm]:
The photograph shows the old water works conduit of 1800 as exposed by the Broad Street subway construction at South Penn Square. It was later used as a sewer. A gentleman is looking at the dam built across the conduit years before in order to deflect the sewage entering the conduit.
A917.481 P536 v.3
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler