Item No: pdcc02444
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 22
Historic Street Address:
20th & Race Streets, Northwest corner
Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc00799, top [item dimensions 13.0 cm x 17.7 cm]:
Print shows the facade of the Pennsylvania Institution for the Blind which stood at 20th and Race Streets from 1835. German-born Julius Reinhold Friedlander, a young teacher of blind and visually impaired, established the institution a few years before, in 1832. Also shows pedestrians and a guardhouse.
Building demolished: YES 1838
Item pdcc00800, bottom [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 12.3 cm]:
Shows the Pennsylvania Institution for the instruction of the Blind, which stood at 20th and Race Streets, from 1835. German-born teacher of the blind and visually impaired, Julius Reinhold Friedlander established the institution a few years before it occupied this new building, in 1832.
Building demolished: YES
A917.481 P536 v.9
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Wild, J. C. (John Caspar), approximately 1804-1846 - Artist
Bowen, John T., approximately 1801-1856? - Lithographer