Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-50282 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.
Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-50282 | Licence: No known restrictions on publication.

West Philadela. starch works

Date

1850 - 1860

Collection

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From the Collection

Description

1 drawing on tan paper : watercolor and graphite ; sheet 29 x 40 cm. | Drawing shows street level view of manufacturing buildings in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with railroad entering on lower left, a group of women gathered next to a small tree in the lower left corner, a man on horseback on lower right, horse-drawn carts and wagons in front of the "Starch Works", and a distant view of Philadelphia.

Image Credit

Courtesy of the Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsca-50282

From the Watercolour World

Location

Starch and Farina Works, Chestnut and Bridgewater Streets, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Country

Tww Comment

This building has since been demolished.