Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-19650 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-19650 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

Armory of First City Troop - escorted Washington and every president since / Jas. F. Queen.

1863?

James Fuller Queen

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Title

Armory of First City Troop - escorted Washington and every president since / Jas. F. Queen.

Date

1863?

Description

1 drawing on cream wove paper : watercolor over graphite underdrawing ; 27.2 x 38.3 cm (sheet), 36.5 x 49.7 cm (layered paper mount) | Drawing shows the armory building on the corner of 21st and Barker Streets, Philadelphia, headquarters of the First City Troop of Philadelphia Cavalry, with soldiers on horseback in the streets and pedestrians on the sidewalks.

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Location

Ludlow Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Category

Tww Comment

The original Armory of the First City Troop Philadelphia Cavalry was at the southwest corner of 21st and Barker Street (now Ludlow Street). It was demolished around 1889 and the headquarters were relocated to 22-42 South 23rd Street.

Credits

Collection

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Image Credit

Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-19650

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