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Photo, Print, Drawing Slate Roof House, 2nd St. above Walnut, east side, demolished 1860

[ digital file from original ]

About this Item

Title

  • Slate Roof House, 2nd St. above Walnut, east side, demolished 1860

Summary

  • Reproduction of ca. 1860 photograph in mat shows dilapidated house with hip roof built for Samuel Carpenter in 1687 and also occupied by William Penn between 1699 and 1701, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Names

  • Richards, F. De B. (Frederick De Bourg), photographer
  • Jeanes, Joseph Y., 1859-1928, collector

Created / Published

  • [ca. 1870]

Headings

  • -  Penn, William,--1644-1718--Homes & haunts--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
  • -  Houses--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1850-1870
  • -  Building deterioration--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1850-1860

Headings

  • Photographic prints--1850-1870--Reproductions--1860-1880.

Genre

  • Photographic prints--1850-1870--Reproductions--1860-1880

Notes

  • -  Title from item.
  • -  Photographer attribution from photograph from same negative in Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.
  • -  Notation on mat: "Slate Roof House, east side of 2nd St. above Walnut, built 1685, demolished 186[?], often called Governor's mansion."
  • -  In album: Views of old Philadelphia, collected by Joseph Y. Jeanes, ca. 1915, leaf 28 recto.
  • -  Accession box no. DLC/PP-2014:109 (AA size) c1
  • -  Annenberg batch 7

Medium

  • 1 photograph : albumen print ; sheet 16 x 12 cm, page 31 x 20 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2014:109 [item] [P&P]

Repository

  • Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

Digital Id

  • ppmsca 41946 //hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.41946

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016649512

Reproduction Number

  • LC-DIG-ppmsca-41946 (digital file from original)

Rights Advisory

  • No known restrictions on publication.

Access Advisory

Online Format

  • image

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  • Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
  • Reproduction Number: LC-DIG-ppmsca-41946 (digital file from original)
  • Call Number: Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2014:109 [item] [P&P]
  • Access Advisory: Served by appointment only (Unprocessed). To make a request, see "Access to Unprocessed Materials," https://www.loc.gov/rr/print/info/022_unpr.html

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Chicago citation style:

Jeanes, Joseph Y., Collector, Richards, F. De B, photographer. Slate Roof House, 2nd St. above Walnut, east side, demolished. Pennsylvania Philadelphia, ca. 1870. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2016649512/.

APA citation style:

Jeanes, J. Y., Richards, F. D. B., photographer. (ca. 1870) Slate Roof House, 2nd St. above Walnut, east side, demolished. Pennsylvania Philadelphia, ca. 1870. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2016649512/.

MLA citation style:

Jeanes, Joseph Y., Collector, photographer by Richards, F. De B. Slate Roof House, 2nd St. above Walnut, east side, demolished. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016649512/>.