Market (High) Street, looking West from Tenth Street, as it appears in 1907.

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Market (High) Street, looking West from Tenth Street, as it appears in 1907.

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00528
Title: Market (High) Street, looking West from Tenth Street, as it appears in 1907.
Historic Street Address: 10th & Market Streets
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Halftone reproduction of photograph showing a teeming Market Street, looking west from Tenth Street. On the corner is a partial view of the Blum Brothers apparel store.  The business was started around 1900 and sold in 1920. The new owners changed the name to The Blum Store. The building was sold to a developer in the late 1970s making way for the construction of The Gallery shopping complex.


Notes:

Published in The Merchants Guide. Philadelphia in 1800 and in 1907. Twenty Seventh Anniversary Number. Vol. 28, No. 1456.


Creation Year: 1907
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.951528
Geocode Longitude:-75.156730

Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, 1843-1929 - Compiler