Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 31

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Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 31

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02379
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.8, Financial, page 31
Historic Street Address: 20 South Broad Street
Historic Street Address: Broad & Chestnut Streets, Northwest corner
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00713, top left [image dimensions 11.1 cm x 6.8 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the Commercial Trust Company building on South Broad Street. Designed by Frank Furness, the thirteen-story structure was built in 1901, and was originally named the Arcade Building. It was connected to the Broad Street Railroad Station by a pedestrian bridge which spanned busy Market Street and which ended in an arcade of shops. The building was demolished in 1969 to make way for the construction of Dilworth Plaza.

Building demolished: YES 1969


Notes:

Item pdcc00714, bottom [image dimensions 10.1 cm x 15.2 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing the Girard Trust Company building situated on the Northwest corner of Broad and Chestnut Streets. Built 1906-1908, the low-rise domed building was designed by Frank Furness in the Neoclassical Revival style.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.951587
Geocode Longitude:-75.163916

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Furness, Frank, 1839-1912 - Architect