Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 74

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Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 74

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Item No: pdcc02496
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.9, Hospitals, Charitable, page 74
Historic Street Address: Rittenhouse Street & Pulaski Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00892, right [image dimensions 9.6 cm x 18.0 cm]:

Newspaper clipping from The Evening Bulletin, dated February 4th., 1938. A group of city officials are shown going over the books of the Germantown Almshouse, pictured above, during a brief formal procedure in which the city took possession of the old building. The Germantown Almshouse was one of several institutions in Philadelphia affected by the State Supreme Court's decision to abolish the poor board system.

Building demolished: YES


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:40.032146
Geocode Longitude:-75.182388

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.9
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler