RACE THROUGH

PHILADELPHIA !!!!!!!!!!!!


Sorry, you took a wrong turn! Uh-oh, look where you landed! In jail!!!!

This is a view done in 1799 by the engraver William Birch, of a jailhouse that stood on Walnut and 4th Street, right in the middle of what is today downtown Philadelphia. For more scenes of Philadelphia by Birch, click here.

Fortunately, you don't have to stay here! Click here to get of jail and go back to the last page!