Castner Scrapbook v. 11, Hotels, Inns, page 85Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Item pdcc01161, top [image dimensions 12.4 cm x 19.9 cm]:
Monochrome reproduction of a watercolor showing an inn on Lancaster Pike with a carriage parked in front and numerous people nearby. The General Paoli Inn was on the Revolutionary War battlefield in Chester County, Pa. where the Paoli Massacre took place, in 1777.
Item pdcc01163, bottom [image dimensions 9.4 cm x 11.7 cm]:
Exterior front and side view of a neglected building. Shows partly collapsed picket fence, a man standing in front of a water pump, and another in the shade beneath the porch roof. The Swan Tavern was also known as the Dove and Swan Tavern.
Building demolished: YES
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.11
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Kennedy, David Johnston, 1816 or 1817-1898 - Artist