Number 15 South 4th Street, undated

As it looked in 1831.

Fourth St., Philadelphia, Pa.

This watercolor is in grey and white tones only. The view is exclusively that of the full front of the Indian Queen Hotel. "Horatio Ware" is displayed over the entrance. This is a 3 1/2 storey building with a sky light installed on the roof. Three men and a woman with two children, one of whom has a dog on a leash are on the sidewalk. There is also an African-American man with a wheel barrow. Inside the hotel a man can be seen reading a newspaper.

Location: Library Company of Philadelphia
call number: P.8933.6

 


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