300 Block Chestnut Street

Footprint excerpted from Ernest Hexamer and William Locher, Maps of the City of Philadelphia, 7 vols., (Philadelphia, 1858-62), courtesy of the Free Library of Philadelphia

[Blockfront from Julio Rae, Philadelphia Pictorial Directory and Panoramic Advertiser (Philadelphia, 1851), courtesy of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia: to come]

Ink on paper, Dreer manuscript volume of Baxter's panoramic views, c. 1879-80, Historical Society of Pennsylvania

[Closer, deeper: view diced panoramas and footprints at larger scale, approx. 3px=1 ft., with links to additional images and data]
[Return to intro page, INHP Commercial Block Historic Reconstructions]

Student project by Sonam Tamang and Mary K. Baumann, December 2003.