Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 14

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 14

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02742
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 14
Historic Street Address: Front & Race Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc01241, full page [image dimensions 18.5 cm x 11.2 cm]:

Depicts an alley, lined with rowhouses, opening out to a courtyard with buildings beyond. A woman is standing at a washtub on the sidewalk, while another is sweeping with a broom farther down the street. Clothes are drying outside a third-story window and hanging from lines in the courtyard. Laundry baskets are lined up by the side of the cobblestoned street. Plynlimmon Court was a blind alley near Front and Race Streets.

Building demolished: YES

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.142435
Geocode Latitude:39.953971

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.12
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler