Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 4

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 4

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02182
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 4
Historic Street Address: 8th & Market Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00450, bottom [image dimensions 12.6 cm x 16.8 cm]:

Shows a busy intersection in front of Strawbridge & Clothiers Department Store.


Item pdcc00451, top [image dimensions 12.5 cm x 15.0 cm]:

This view depicts two significant commercial buildings: In the right foreground stands Oak Hall, the first enterprise of John Wanamaker, when he was partnered with his brother-in-law, Nathan Brown; in the middle distance can be seen the distinctive features of Tower Hall, a clothing bazaar where the young Wanamaker learned his trade.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.153591
Geocode Latitude:39.950994

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Photo Engraving Co. - Engraver