Maps illustrating the evolution of the site
1860 Hexamer and Locher
The 1860 map highlights the White Hall Hotel
located at 715-717 Market St.
1875 City Atlas
The 1875 map highlights 715-717 Market St. owned
by J.B. Lippincott. The building extends back to Filbert St.
1885 Bromley
The 1885 map highlights the Lippincott building
located at 715-717 Market St. and extends back
to 714-722 Filbert St.
1895 Bromley
The 1895 map highlights the Lippincott building
located at 715-717 Market St.
extending to 714-722 Filbert St.
1901 Bromley
The 1901 map highlights the 715-717 Market St.
building ownedby the Lit Brothers. The building
engulfs the northwest corner of 7th and Market St
extending back to Filbert.
1937 Franklin Survey
The 1939 map highlights the 715-717 Market St. building
owned by the Lit Brothers. This building engulfs the entire
700 block of Market St.

Home *All maps Courtesy of the Free Library of Philadelphia, Map Collection.