Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 24

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 24

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02201
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 24
Historic Street Address: 11th & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: 411 Market Street
Historic Street Address: 6th & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: 9th & Market Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00468, top left [image dimensions 12.4 cm x 15.4 cm]:

Advertisement for Oak Hall, a large clothing house established by John Wanamaker with his brother-in-law Nathan Brown. This was Wanamaker's first store, which he opened in 1861. Shows well-dressed people on the sidewalk and a horse-drawn tram on the street.


Item pdcc00469, bottom left [image dimensions 15.5 cm x 11.0 cm]:

Advertisement for furniture store located on the corner of Ninth & Market Streets. Depicts a large building with signs advertising the company's wares on its facade. Also shows a busy street scene with horse-drawn delivery wagons and pedestrians.


Item pdcc00470, top right [image dimensions 12.0 cm x 7.8 cm]:

Advertisement for the wholesale dry goods merchant, Hood, Bonbright & Co. depicting their building at 11th and Market Streets.


Item pdcc00471, bottom right [image dimensions 5.3 cm x 9.5]:

Advertisement for Jenkins & Co., tea merchants, depicting the company's warehouse. Shows several people, including, a man wheeling a barrow, and another leading a horse and cart on the road.


Item pdcc00472, middle right [image dimensions 8.5 cm x 5.0 cm]:

Advertisement for Hess, Rogers & Chambers Co., depicting their store on Market Street. Shows people standing inside the entranceway to the business, and two horse-drawn carts being led in front of the building.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.148887
Geocode Latitude:39.950597

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922
Brown, Nathan, 1829-1868