Southwest corner of Broad and Race Streets, June 1878

Philadelphia, Pa.

The first building on the left houses "Carriage Builders." Next is the "B. D. Stetson Livery Stable." The side of that building advertises "Phila. Carpet Cleaning & Renovating" which had its "Office 923 Arch Street." Next is a 2 1/2-storey wooden building selling "Wine." "A.Nagle" is advertised as a "Bill Poster" on the fence. There is a poster advertising "Buffalo Bill." Next is "Mc Faddens Havana & Key West Segar Store." Around the corner from this store on Race Street, and attached to the side of the building, is an "Eating Stand." The Race Street horsecar tracks are visible. There are six people in this scene.


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