Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 48

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Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 48

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Item No: pdcc02776
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 48
Historic Street Address: Broad & Walnut Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Item pdcc01276, top [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 15.1 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing elevated view of south Broad Street from City Hall Tower.

From King's Views of Philadelphia. Published by Moses King, New York. Copyright, 1900 by Moses King.

Caption reads: At foot of Broad Street, where the Schuylkill joins the Delaware, is League Island Navy Yard. In the foreground Academy of Music, Walton, Stratford, Bellevue and Lafayette Hotels, Union League, Crozer, West End Land Title, and Real Estate Trust, Girard Trust, and Betz Buildings.


Notes:

Item pdcc01277, middle [image dimensions 10.0 cm x 15.2 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing elevated view of the city looking eastward from atop City Hall Tower.

From King's Views of Philadelphia. Published by Moses King, New York. Copyright, 1900 by Moses King.

Caption reads:  In the foreground are seen the Reading Terminal, the Windsor Hotel and Lippincott Building. The view covers a section of the city from the City Hall to the Delaware River. The Delaware River is in the distance and the horizon in Camden.


Notes:

Item pdcc01279, bottom [image dimensions 4.9 cm x 19.2 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of a panoramic photograph looking east from atop the Manufacturer's Club at Broad & Walnut Streets. In the foreground directly opposite the club is the Dundas-Lippincott Mansion and gardens. Chambers' Church is on the extreme left. A partial view of the old Stratford Hotel is visible on the lower right corner. Walnut Street recedes into the distance towards the Delaware River.


Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.949394
Geocode Longitude:-75.164342

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