General Patterson's Mansion- Southwest corner Thirteenth and Locust Street, Oct.1882

Thirteenth and Locust Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

This view of General P's house features the 13th Street side. A one storey stone building is attached to the left side of the mansion. It is attached to a high stone wall(?) or a long, one storey building. The trees at curbside bear brown leaves. It is late Autumn. Two trolleys are in the scene. One travels on 13th St. and 15th St. and originates at the Baltimore Depot. The other trolley operates on 13, 15 and Locusts Sts. At the right margin of the scene is a massive 3 1/2 storey building, not identified. This was a very elegant neighborhood.

Location: Library Company of Philadelphia
call number: P.2298.101

 


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