East side of Broad Street above Race Street, 1879

Philadelphia, Pa.

Building #225, 223, 219 house these businesses: Walter & Shain, Commission Merchants Flour, Grain, Hay, Straw; and U. S. Cigar Manu- factory, T. J. Dunn & Co. The later was established 1866. The office and salesroom were located in the same building. The name "W. Henderson" appears in conjunction w/that of T. J. Dunn.

#217 houses "Chas S. Haas, Alcohol."

The building to the far right, unnumbered housed "Edwin Hart, Carriage Repository, Storage for Carriages Furniture & Carriages on Commision & Advance." There is a frame installed on the building for a sidewalk awning. There are 3 male figures, a female and a male child in the painting.

 

Location: Library Company of Philadelphia
call number: P.2298.024

 


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