St. Davids Looking South, 1890

Print version:1996.1276

Object ID#    RHS-WH-C-21                

Object Name     Glass Plate Negative

Date     1890


View of houses on Lancaster Pike, looking south from the railroad bridge at Chamounix Rd. The near building on the corner ahead is the Lancaster Avenue toll house.

Typed on a piece of paper: "A similar view during 1890, after the / development of St. Davids had begun. / The houses are on Lancaster Pike. Close / examination will show the same tree in / the left background of both photographs."