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Published by Free Library of Philadelphia in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Philadelphia (Pa.)

Subjects:

  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Pictorial works.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesCity of Philadelphia-- as it appeared in the year 1800.
Statementwith photographs of the sites in 1960 & 1982 by S. Robert Teitelman.
ContributionsBirch, William Russell, 1755-1834., Teitelman, S. Robert., Heaney, Howell J., Rosenwald, Edith Goodkind, donor., W. Birch & Son., Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF158.37 .C58 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination[76] p. :
Number of Pages76
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1918669M
LC Control Number90128622

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