Strickland Kneass portrait, 1876

A portrait of Strickland Kneass (1821-1884) from the second of two photographic portrait albums assembled by W. Curtis Taylor & Company for the Centennial Exhibition. Kneass was a United States civil engineer.  His most notable work is the 1866 cast iron Chestnut Street Bridge in Philadelphia.&...

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Main Author: W. Curtis Taylor And Company (Creator)
Collection:Herbert Welsh Collection (#0702)
Date:1876
Dimensions:30 x 36 cm
Location:914 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA
Box Number:Box 115
Format: Electronic
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Copyright:Please contact Historical Society of Pennsylvania Rights and Reproductions (rnr@hsp.org)
Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/13773
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title Strickland Kneass portrait, 1876
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W. Curtis Taylor And Company
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description A portrait of Strickland Kneass (1821-1884) from the second of two photographic portrait albums assembled by W. Curtis Taylor & Company for the Centennial Exhibition. Kneass was a United States civil engineer.&nbsp; His most notable work is the 1866 cast iron Chestnut Street Bridge in Philadelphia.&nbsp; From 1855 until 1872, he was chief engineer and surveyor of the consolidated city of Philadelphia.&nbsp; In 1872, he became assistant to the president of the Pennsylvania Railroad.&nbsp; He later became president of the Pennsylvania and Delaware and other railroads.<br /> <br /> This digital record contains one image that depicts one portrait from box 115 (labeled as: Representative Men in Phila. 1876&quot;).
raw_location_txt_mv 914 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA
rights_statement_txt_mv Please contact Rights and Reproduction for more information.
collection Herbert Welsh Collection
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url https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/13773
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