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Early Philadelphia; its people, life and progress,

Author: Horace Mather Lippincott
Publisher: Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1917.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lippincott, Horace Mather, 1877-1967.
Early Philadelphia.
Philadelphia, London, J.B. Lippincott Co., 1917
(OCoLC)644953379
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Horace Mather Lippincott
OCLC Number: 1525609
Notes: "This limited edition has been printed from type and the type distributed."
Description: 2 preliminary leaves, 3-339, [1] pages frontispiece, plates 25 cm
Contents: The founder --
The early settlers and their city --
The stranger in town --
The churches and their people --
The market place --
Government --
Stage coaches and post roads --
Squares and parks --
Theatres --
The old taverns --
The Library Company --
The American Philosophical Society --
The University --
The Law Academy --
The College of Physicians --
The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts --
The Academy of Natural Sciences --
The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy --
The Franklin Institute --
The Athenaeum --
The old schools --
Fox hunting --
The Philadelphia Skating Club and Humane Society --
Cricket --
The Bank of North America --
The Pennsylvania Company for Insurances on Lives and Granting Annuities --
Fire protection --
The Insurance Company of North America --
The Philadelphia Saving Fund Society --
Title insurance and safe deposits --
The oldest business house --
The Franklin Printing Company --
Ships and shipping --
The Dancing Assembly --
The city troop --
The Wistar parties --
The Philadelphia Club --
The Schuylkill Fishing Company --
Friends' Asylum for the Insane --
The Quaker Almshouse and the Bettering House --
The Pennsylvania Hospital --
The Philadelphia Dispensary --
The Abolition Society --
Early denominational societies --
The Carpenters' Company.
Responsibility: by Horace Mather Lippincott ... with a photogravure frontispiece by Charles H. Stephens and 119 illustrations from photographs and prints.

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