Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 90

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Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 90

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02615
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.10, Transportation, page 90
Historic Street Address: 13th & Chestnut Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc00992 [image dimensions 19.5 cm x 14.7 cm]:

Reproduction of a photograph, published in Fortune magazine, June 1936, illustrating an article on transportation in Philadelphia. Hand traffic signals (shown lower right) control the movement of traffic at this busy intersection. Automobiles share the road with trolleys, and the sidewalks are teeming with pedestrians.  The big pillars of the John Wanamaker department store can be seen on the right edge.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.950369
Geocode Longitude:-75.161716

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.10
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Roberts, H. Armstrong - Photographer