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S.W. corner Penn and South Sts., Phila.

Image ID: em14486

S.W. corner Penn and South Sts., Phila. (1887)

Image Details

Image Title

:  S.W. corner Penn and South Sts., Phila.


: Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 -- Collector

Created Date

: 1887


: Ink drawings

Specific Material Type

: Prints


: Caption continues : No. 30 is believed to be the house referred to in the Mason and Dixon survey as "the most southern part of the said City of Phila." The observatory for starting the survey was erected near it. In 1763 Thos. Plumsted and Jos. Huddle lived here.

Standard Reference

: EM14486


: Emmet Collection of Manuscripts Etc. Relating to American History. / Boundary line controversy.

Source Description

: [99] prints


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: em14486

Record ID

: 257788

Digital Item Published

: 6-22-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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