Chester, Pa

Illustrates landmarks and structures in Chester, Pa. including the Crozer Building, the Deshong Museum, Chester County Hospital, St. Robert's Roman Catholic Church and school, Chester High School, Crozer Park, the Y.W.C.A. building, and other buildings. Also includes documentation of Sun Shipb...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1931-1944
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Illustrates landmarks and structures in Chester, Pa. including the Crozer Building, the Deshong Museum, Chester County Hospital, St. Robert's Roman Catholic Church and school, Chester High School, Crozer Park, the Y.W.C.A. building, and other buildings. Also includes documentation of Sun Shipbuilding workers carrying clean water to work, the water scandal trial, groundbreaking ceremonies for Lamokin Village (a housing authority project), and a robbery at the Delaware County National Bank. Contains additional miscellaneous images.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 35 photoprints : silver gelatin