Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 59

Historical Images of Philadelphia Castner Scrapbook Collection
Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 59

Item Info

Item No: pdcc02787
Title: Castner Scrapbook v.12, Streets 1, page 59
Historic Street Address: Broad & Locust Streets
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Item pdcc01284, top [image dimensions 17.7 cm x 22.8 cm]:

Photocrom of South Broad Street looking towards the newly completed City Hall. Other notable buildings include three fashionable hotels - Stratford, Bellevue and Lafayette - on the left side. The two tall office buildings visible are the Land Title (left) and the North American.

Copyright, 1900, By Detroit Publishing Co.  #53729 South Broad Street


Item pdcc01345, bottom [image dimensions 8.0 cm x 17.8 cm]:

Halftone reproduction of a panoramic business directory depicting a section of Chestnut Street between 6th and 7th Streets. Signs indicate various commercial enterprises: Dr. Jayne's Philadelphia Arcade; Dr. Davidson's Arcade Baths;  N.Y. Journal of Fine Arts; Bolivar House; Chestnut Street Theatre; Schenk's Pulmonik Syrup.

Caption reads: Showing the north side between Sixth and Seventh Streets. Two avenues penetrated Doctor Jayne's Arcade. On the second floor above the west avenue, Biddle's studio was located.

Original owned by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.164451
Geocode Latitude:39.948725

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.12
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler
Detroit Publishing Co. - Lithographer
Evans, B. R. - Artist