Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 19

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Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 19

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Item No: pdcc02441
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 19
Historic Street Address: 312 Walnut Street
Historic Street Address: 312-322 Walnut Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00779, middle right [image dimensions 8.6 cm x 12.8 cm]:

Depicts the Quaker Almshouse which stood on Walnut Street between 3rd and 4th Streets, from 1729 to 1841. The almshouse provided food, housing and employment for indigent members of the Society of Friends.

Building demolished: YES 1876


Notes:

Item pdcc00795, bottom right [image dimensions 6.8 cm x 10.0 cm]:

Depicts the the Quaker Almshouse on Walnut Street, which provided food, housing and employment for indigent members of the Society of Friends, from 1729. It was  demolished in 1841.

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