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



B&W Photos

HB1005546
From An Old Photograph.

HB1005547
Drawing By Frank H

HB1005548
Front View Showing Administration Building (trellis Since Demolished) (as Of 1936)

HB1005549
View From Delaware River

HB1005550
Wing To Left Of Administration Building (porch Later In Detail)

HB1005551
End Of Wing To Right Of Administration Building

HB1005552
Guard House On Bank Of Delaware River

HB1005553
Stable In Rear Of Surgeon's House

HB1005554
Brickwork Of Subsidiary Building.


Data Pages


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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