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The Lazaretto, Delaware River, Essington, Delaware County, PA



B&W Photos

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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Delaware River vicinity, Essington, PA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS PA-125
Building/structure dates: 1799 initial construction
See also HABS No. PA-6659 for additional documentation.


Subjects
Medicine
Brick Buildings
Hospitals


Related Names
Taylor, Frank H.
Sims, Joseph P., Photographer
Sims, Joseph P., Delineator


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. From an old photograph.
2. Drawing by Frank H. Taylor, 1895.
3. Front view showing administration building (trellis since demolished) (as of 1936). From photograph in Historical Society of Penna.
4. View from Delaware River. From photo in H. S. P.
5. Wing to left of administration building (porch later in detail). November 5, 1936. Photo by Joseph P. Sims.
6. End of wing to right of administration building. 1936. Sims.
7. Guard house on bank of Delaware River. 1936. Sims.
8. Stable in rear of surgeon's house. 1936. Sims.
9. Brickwork of subsidiary building.


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