Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 88

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 88

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02256
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 88
Historic Street Address: 12th & Market Streets, Southeast corner
Historic Street Address: Broad Street & South Penn Square
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00562, bottom:

Halftone reproduction of an illustration showing Philadelphia's City Hall. The tower is 549 feet tall, and is surmounted by a colossal statue of William Penn.


Item pdcc00564, top [image dimensions 9.0 cm x 12.0 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph published in the Evening Public Ledger. Shows the southeast corner of Twelfth & Market Streets as it looked in 1875.  Signage on the corner building indicates the presence of merchant G. Boyd & Co, wholesale grocers. A fully laden horse-drawn wagon makes its way down Twelfth Street.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.164334
Geocode Latitude:39.951244

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Penn, William, 1644-1718