Item No: pdcc02197
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 19
Historic Street Address:
12th & Market Streets
Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc00459, top [image dimensions 13.4 cm x 19.5 cm]:
An aquatint engraving printed in a warm beige tone, depicting a scene on a tree-lined section of High Street (Market Street.) A stage coach with four horses in harness pulls away from the curbside to begin its journey down the cobblestoned street. Well-dressed people are shown strolling in this upscale neighborhood of substantial brick houses.
Published in Charles William Janson's "The Stranger in America", London, 1807. Text below image reads : Drawn under the Direction of the Author, and engraved by M. Marigot.
Item pdcc00461, bottom right [image dimensions 11.2 cm x 15.0 cm]:
Reproduction of an engraving depicting a scene along Market Street teeming with commercial activity. In the background, City Hall Tower is unfinished, which helps date this image to the 1890s.
A917.481 P536 v.6
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Marigot, M. - Engraver