Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 42

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Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 42

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02214
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 42
Historic Street Address: 13th & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: 3rd and Market Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00524, top [image dimensions 11.5 cm x 14.8 cm]:

Reproduction of photograph showing busy commercial corner with shop fronts and pedestrians. Signage indicates the presence of several businesses including Cadmus Shoes; Body & Mather, wallpaper and window shades; and a sign-making company. The image is signed "Francis" on the bottom right corner.


Notes:

Item pdcc00538, bottom [image dimensions 13.5 cm x 11.5 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph, taken from the tower of the Masonic Temple, showing elevated view of 13th & Market Streets. John Wanamaker bought the old freight station (seen at the bottom of the photograph) from the Pennsylvania Rail Road for the site of his Grand Depot, which he opened in 1876.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.952338
Geocode Longitude:-75.160969

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Francis? - Photographer
Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922