Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 63

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Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 63

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02257
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.6, Market Street, page 63
Historic Street Address: 2nd & Market Streets
Historic Street Address: Center Square
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00547, top [image dimensions 14.1 cm x 17.6 cm]:

http://www.fairmountpark.org/CenterSquare.asp

Photographic reproduction of the painting by John Lewis Krimmell. Depicts July 4th festivities taking place in front of the Benjamin Latrobe designed pump house in Centre Square. The fountain sculpture is William Rush's Water Nymph and Bittern.


Notes:

Item pdcc00548, bottom [image dimensions 13.0 cm x 19.7 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of a painting by William Birch depicting native americans on the sidewalk at Second and Market Streets. A man in colonial dress is gesturing to the visitors. Curious onlookers follow the group.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.949998
Geocode Longitude:-75.144168

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.6
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Krimmell, John Lewis, 1786-1821 - Artist
Birch, William Russell, 1755-1834 - Artist