Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 49

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 49

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02471
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 49
Historic Street Address: 18th & Race Streets
Historic Street Address: 217 S. Broad Street
Historic Street Address: Broad & Ritner Streets
Historic Street Address: Township Line & Lamb Tavern Roads
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00864, top [image dimensions 12.7 cm x 20.4 cm]:

Half-tone reproduction of photograph showing a birds' eye view of the Municipal Hospital and Pavilions, located at Township Line and Lamb Tavern Roads. The hospital was built in 1865 and pavilions were added in the 1890s to accomodate consumptives. The hospital was removed to 2nd and Luzerne Avenue in 1902.

Building demolished: YES


pdcc00865, bottom left [image dimensions 13.9 cm x 9.2 cm]:

The Society was organised in 1877 and was housed in temporary quarters on South Broad Street from 1890 to 1906, when it moved to 415 South 15th Street.

Building demolished: YES

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.170772
Geocode Latitude:39.921107

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Bolton, Charles Webber, 1855-1942 - Architect
Castor, Horace William, 1870-1966 - Architect
Lonsdale, Thomas Preston, 1855-1900 - Architect
Stearns and Castor - Architect
Walter, Thomas Ustick, 1804-1887 - Architect

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