Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 18

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Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 18

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02440
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 18
Historic Street Address: 312 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00777, top right [image dimensions 9.3 cm x 7.7 cm]:

Half of a stereoscopic view of the Quaker Almshouse taken by notable Philadelphia photographer James Cremer. The cottage, erected 1713,  was one of several small houses built to accomodate poor members of the Society of Friends. It was torn down in 1876. A seated woman sits posing in front of the house.

Building demolished: YES 1876


Notes:

Item pdcc00778, top left [image dimensions 9.0 cm x 7.9 cm]:

Shows the Quaker Almshouse, erected 1713, torn down 1876. Two women are seated on a bench at the side of the building. This was one of several small houses built to accomodate the poor members of the Society of Friends.

Building demolished: YES 1876


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.946799
Geocode Longitude:-75.147221

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Cremer, James, 1821-1893 - Photographer