Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 83

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 83

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02251
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 83
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00554, full page [image dimensions 21.1 cm x 14.5 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing bird's eye view of Market Street looking west from City Hall tower. Shows the roof of the Broad Street Railroad Station and the tracks of the Pennsylvania Railroad beyond. Caption reads: In the distance may be seen the curve of the Rapid Transit Company's tracks as they emerge from the subway and ascend to the elevated structure, thus continuing for several miles to the terminal at Sixty-ninth Street.

Photograph, courtesy of Philadelphia Electric Co., is clipped from the Philadelphia Year Book - 1917, published by the Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce. "Ware Bros. Co., Phila." is inscribed lower right corner.

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