Castner Scrapbook v. 11, Hotels, Inns, page 34

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v. 11, Hotels, Inns, page 34

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02659
Title: Castner Scrapbook v. 11, Hotels, Inns, page 34
Historic Street Address: 39th Street & Woodland Avenue
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc01118, top left [image dimensions 6.3 cm x 9.4 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of a photograph showing the inn and hunt club house at Rose-Tree, Delaware County. Used to illustrate an article documenting early hunt clubs in America, by Caspar W. Whitney, and published in the March 1895 edition of Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Shows a group of men posing on the covered porch of the building.


Item pdcc01119, middle [image dimensions 11.0 cm x 19.0 cm]:

Reproduction of a watercolor by Thomas Harrison Wilkinson (1847-1929) of the Mermaid Hotel in Germantown.


Item pdcc01121, bottom [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 12.4 cm]:

Shows the hotel which stood opposite Woodlands Cemetery in West Philadelphia.

Building demolished: YES

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.201407
Geocode Latitude:39.950114

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.11
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Wilkinson, Thomas Harrison, 1847-1929 - Artist