Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 1

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 1

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02525
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 1
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc00998, bottom [image dimensions 10.4 cm x 8.3 cm]:

Reproduction of pen-and-ink sketch by Frank Taylor of the Perot steam engine. Built by Thomas Holloway, in 1819, the engine was in constant use at Perot's Malt House for over fifty years.

Clipped from The City of Philadelphia as it appears in the year 1894.


Item pdcc01004, top right [image dimensions 12.5 cm x 11.5 cm]:

Clipping from The Philadelphia Times newspaper illustrating the last horsecar in service in Philadelphia. It ran on the Callowhill street line until January 15, 1897. Electrified trolleys began to replace the horsecars in the latter half of the Nineteenth Century.

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Taylor, Frank H. (Frank Hamilton), 1846-1927 - Artist