GERMANTOWN STREET INDEX

Sources on buildings on Germantown Avenue from Rittenhouse to Tulpehocken, and one block either side to McCallum on the West side and Morton on the East side.

GERMANTOWN AVENUE

5900 block of Germantown Avenue (between Rittenhouse and Harvey/High Streets)

East side of Germantown Avenue (odd-numbered addresses):
West side of Germantown Avenue (even-numbered addresses):
6000 block of Germantown Avenue (between Harvey/High Streets and Walnut Lane)

East side of Germantown Avenue (odd-numbered addresses):

West side of Germantown Avenue (even-numbered addresses):
6100 block of Germantown Avenue (between Walnut and Tulpehocken Streets)

East side of Germantown Avenue (odd-numbered addresses):

West side of Germantown Avenue (even-numbered addresses):

MCCALLUM (ADAMS) STREET

5900

6000

6100

MORTON STREET

RITTENHOUSE (POOR HOUSE LANE) STREET

West Rittenhouse Street:

East Rittenhouse Street:

HARVEY STREET

HAINES STREET

HIGH STREET

WALNUT LANE

West Walnut Lane:

East Walnut Lane

HERMAN STREET

unit block

  • Manufacturers of Penn. (pub 1875), pp. 255-56: Hosiery Mills of Conyers Button and Co.
  • 118 Photo box 4, env 2a, #39: Jellet, Edwin Costley House

    TULPEHOCKEN STREET

    Perkins-HSP 61D:80: Tulpehocken stables many insurance surveys: 8 with unspecified house numbers (includes Shoemaker and Cope), 9 in unit block (2 with site), and 5 in 100 block; 2 more in unit block in Phila Contributionship files ?? Shoemaker-HSP 15: open space on lower side of st., betw Gtown and McCallum (note that Thomas H. Shoemaker has a large lot but no house on the SE side of unit block in 1885 atlas) 112 Shoemaker-HSP 19: no. 43 (112) 120 Shoemaker-HSP 19: snow scenes (several images, one at no. 120. Note that in 1885 atlas the est. of F. Shoemaker was 3rd house fr corner of Adams on lower side, probably this house) Green Tree Insurance 136 Green Tree Insurance, Edwd Bennett in 1866 154 Green Tree Insurance: Ralph Mays corner Shoemaker-HSP 9:35 Christ Epis Church at Adams and Tulpehocken location needs to be pinpointed: Campbell-HSP v33:143, Walker Hall, old house, current IOOF bldng


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