Saturday, September 15, 2012

Brougham Carriage

                         1204 Frankford  Ave., Phila.                      Google Maps


Sunday, September 9, 2012

DRB 1924

Philadelphia Camden Bridge under construction - 1924

Wharve, N Delaware Ave - Phila - Base of Camden/Phila Bridge under construction - 1924 

Wharves, N Delaware Ave, BF Bridge under construction - 1924

Wharves, N Delaware Ave, Phila, 1924

Wharves, N Delaware Ave, Railroad Siding, Phila 1924

Area west of N Delaware Av, Phila, 1924

Bridge under construction, wharves, N Delaware Av, 1924

St. Tammany Flagpole (center) area west of N Delaware Av Phila - 1924

Construction roadway to Phila/Camden Bridge - 1924

RCA Victor factory, Camden waterfront, 1924

Camden Wharf, Campbell's Soups Advertising, 1924

Camden base Phila/Camden Bridge under construction, 1924

Friday, September 7, 2012

Penn Treaty - Pier 57 North – 1916/1920

Recreation Pier

Fancy Proposed Plans for Penn Treaty Pier 57 North - 1916 - combining the idea of a working pier with a mixed use recreational use below.

But Penn Treaty Park does not always get a full share of attention even back then, PECO wanting to plow it under into just to add another coal chute into the power plant etc. (link above).

Thursday, September 6, 2012

West Shipyard

(Fig.82) Illustration of the Clairbois (style) Slip - (Honor Sebastien Vial Du Clairbois, French, 1733-1816 – Treatise on Naval Architecture)