1135 Waverly St. (formerly Ohio St.)
|Ernest Hexamer and William Locher. Maps of the City of Philadelphia.
Volume 3, Plate 33. (Philadelphia 1858-1862).
From Places in Time website (www.brynmawr.edu/iconog)
|Front view of house||Side view of house|
|Photographs taken May 8, 2003|
Chain of Title
The chain of title on file at the Philadelphia Historical Commision indicates that the building was constructed between 1809-1812 and that, at the time of the census in 1837, the house was owned by Lemuel Franklin, who may have rented the site to an African-American family.
Chain of title prepared by Edwin Iwanicki, Research Assistant at the Philadelphia
Historical Commission, August 9, 1962.