Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 27Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Historic Street Address: 513 Market Street
Historic Street Address: 5th & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: 7th & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: 823 Market Street
Historic Street Address: 835 Market Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc00482, bottom right [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 6.0 cm]:
Trade Card of A. H. Franciscus & Co., merchants in carpets and oil cloths, showing their five-story warehouse on Market Street.
Item pdcc00483, top right [image dimensions 19.0 cm x 9.5 cm]:
Advertisement, taken from Philadelphia Wholesale Business Directory, for Joseph M. Oliver, importer, manufacturer and dealer in confectionery & fruit. Shows the company's warehouse and store at 7th & Market Streets. The address on Market Street reflects the old numbering system prior to 1857.
Item pdcc00484, middle left [image dimensions 10.8 cm x 7.0 cm]:
Advertisement for Truman & Shaw's hardware store depicting the facade of their business on Market Street. Shows a streetcar and a horse-drawn cart passing on the street, and pedestrians on the sidewalk.
Item pdcc00485, center [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 6.5 cm]:
Depicts the facade of a building at 409 Market Street, housing the wholesale clothing warehouse of merchant Solomon Gans. Boxes line the sidewalk, and a fully-laden horse-drawn cart is being led by a man.
Item pdcc00486, top left [image dimensions 8.7 cm x 7.0 cm]:
Advertisement for Barcroft & Co., importers and jobbers of dry goods, depicting the facade of their warehouse on Market Street. Shows a horse-drawn cart fully laden with boxes. More boxes line the sidewalk.
Item pdcc00487, bottom left [image dimensions 7.5 cm x 4.5]:
Advertisement for W. J. Akers, importers and dealers in china, glass and Queensware, depicting the facade of their store and warehouse on Market Street. Shows people on the sidewalk, and a large wooden barrel and crate.
Item pdcc00488. top middle [image dimensions 11.0 cm x 7.0 cm]:
Advertisement for Reed Brothers & Co., clothiers, depicting the facade of their building (the U. S. Clothing Emporium) at 5th & Market Streets. Shows a street railroad freight carriage, a hand cart being pushed, and a horse-drawn cart being loaded with large crates.
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.154613
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Boell, William - Engraver
- Carts & wagons
- Street railroads
- Trade cards
- Signs and signboards
- Street railroad tracks
- Clothing stores
- Trolley cars
- Horse-drawn vehicles
- Dry goods stores
- Shop signs
- Hardware stores
- Market Street