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Poor Richard's Dictionary of Philadelphia, Prepared for Presentation to the Associated Advertising Clubs of the World on the Occasion of Their Visit to Philadelphia in June of the Good Year 1916

By: Taylor, Frank Hamilton, 1846-1927; Poor Richard Club (Philadelphia); Associated Advertising Clubs of the World

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF PHILADELPHIA, 1916 Title: POOR RICHARD'S DICTIONARY OF PHILADELPHIA, 1... ...... ...SOCIATED ADVER- TISINGCLUBS 0/ ///eWorld on the Occasion of their Visit to Philadelphia in "June of the good year 1916 ; j • *• « ,v , : < » . Done by... ...nder the hat of Penn. Cities differ from one another just as people do. In Philadelphia the visitor will find some things that v/ill make him think of... ...in circulation concerning every city in the land. Much of the character of Philadelphia to-day is .^^ traceable to that of its great founder. William ... ...es and Pennsylvania R. R. MAJESTIC (HOTEL) Broad Street and Girard Avenub. MANAYUNK, PHILADELPHIA This important manufacturing suburb is located along... ...ntinuous array of great industries which border the stream for many miles. Manayunk is reached by Schuylkill Valley trains of the Reading and Pennsylv...

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Manayunk, Philadelphia

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...Manayunk is a neighborhood in the northwestern section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States. Located on the banks of th... ...ompleted due to budget problems).Early History of the Falls of Schuylkill, Manayunk, Schuylkill and Lehigh Navigation Companies, Fairmount Waterworks,... ...er altered and adopted as the town's name.Nickels, Thom Images of America :ManayunkArcadia Publishing 2001, ISBN 978-0-7385-0511-4Chapter 3 - Part II,... ...1, ISBN 978-0-7385-0511-4Chapter 3 - Part II, Vol. II - Watson's Annals of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania, 1857 Although historically a working class ... ...er middle class professionals and families. Additionally, the nightlife in Manayunk draws visitors from all over the Delaware Valley, as well as some ... ... Delaware Valley, as well as some international visitors. History /> Manayunk was originally a community in Roxborough Township, Philadelphia Co... ...istory /> Manayunk was originally a community in Roxborough Township, Philadelphia County, situated near the Schuylkill River, south of the Wissa... ...huylkill River, south of the Wissahickon Creek. The land that would become Manayunk was first bought from William Penn in 1685-1686 and then transferr... ...Manayunk and the rest of the boroughs, townships, and districts comprising Philadelphia County were disbanded and merged into the City of Philadelphia...

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Philadelphia in the World War, 1914-1919

By: Philadelphia. War History Committee

...re Collection World Public Library.org WORLD WAR, 1914-1919 Title: PHILADELPHIA IN THE WORLD WAR, 1914-1919 Author: J. HAMPTON MOORE Language:... ...... ...ne spirit of co- operation which Mr. John Frederick Lewis, Chairman of the Philadelphia War History Committee, has shown in the preparation and public... ... Crawford Co. Copyright 1922, by Wynkoop Hallenbeck Crawford Co. FOREWORD Philadelphia's patriotism and unswerving loyalty to the Nation were never m... ... sentiment alike suggest that all information concerning the activities of Philadelphians, whether in military, naval, civil, industrial or financial ... ...ningtown; Company G, headquarters, West Reading; detachments, Tuckertonand Manayunk ; Company H, headquarters, Phoenixville; detachments, Norristown, ...

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Manayunk

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...Manayunk can refer to: Manayunk, Philadelphia, a neighborhood in the U.S. city of Philadelphia, Pe... ...Manayunk can refer to: Manayunk, Philadelphia, a neighborhood in the U.S. city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania... ... USS Ajax (1869), a former U.S. Navy vessel originally named USS Manayunk USS Manayunk (AN-81), a former U.S. Navy ... ... former U.S. Navy net laying ship Pretzel Park in Philadelphia, formerly known as Manayunk Park. ... ...p Pretzel Park in Philadelphia, formerly known as Manayunk Park. Categories ...

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Philadelphia in the World War, 1914-1919

By: Philadelphia. War History Committee

...re Collection World Public Library.org WORLD WAR, 1914-1919 Title: PHILADELPHIA IN THE WORLD WAR, 1914-1919 Author: J. HAMPTON MOORE Language:... ...xidios, Inc. T^hiladelphia in the World War I9i4''i9i9 'Puhlishedjor ~The Philadelphia)\5iir HistoryCommittee , 6j WynkoopHallenbeckCrawfordCo. "Trin... ...ne spirit of co- operation which Mr. John Frederick Lewis, Chairman of the Philadelphia War History Committee, has shown in the preparation and public... ...d sentiment ahke suggest that all information concerning the activities of Philadelphians, whether in military, naval, civil, industrial or linancial ... ...d for historical reasons, and as an inspiration to future generations. The Philadelphia \\ ar History Committee, which was appointed September 22, 191... ...ingtown ; Company G, headquarters, West Reading; detachments, Tuckertonand Manayunk; Company H, headquarters, Phoenixville; detachments, Norristown, M...

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Manayunk (SEPTA station)

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...l Manayunk Station in downtown Manayunk as seen on the Center City-bound plat... ... 4402 Cresson Street (Cresson & Carson) Manayunk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ... ...4402 Cresson Street (Cresson & Carson) Manayunk, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania C... ... Line(s)   Manayunk/Norristown Line ... ... Manayunk/Norristown Line ... ... Manayunk is a station located along the SEPTA Manayunk/Norristown rail line... ...ed at Cresson and Carson Streets in the Manayunk neighborhood of northwest Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In FY 2013, Manayunk station had a weekday aver... ... The original Manayunk station was built by the Philadelphia, Germantown & Norristown Railroad (PG&N) in 1834, a pr... ... Following the construction of PRR's Manayunk station, the Philadelphia & Reading Railway (RDG) demolished their own station, in 1...

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Philadelphia : The Story of an American City

By: Vickers, George Edward; Philadelphia. Councils. Joint Special Committee on World's Columbian Exposition (1893; Chicago, Ill.); World's Columbian Exposition (1893; Chicago, Ill.)

...ure Collection World Public Library.org OF AN AMERICAN CITY Title: PHILADELPHIA THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN CITY Author: Language: English Subj... ...olumbian Year 1893 Executive and Legislative Branches OF THE Government of Philadelphia AND World's Fair Commissioners HEAD OF THE CITY GOVERNMENT.... ...ners HEAD OF THE CITY GOVERNMENT. EDWIN S. STUART, Mayor of the City of Philadelphia. JOINT SPECIAL COMMITTEE OF PHILADELPHIA COUNCILS ON WORLD'... ...A COUNCILS ON WORLD'S COLI'.MIMAN Kx POSITION. JOINT SPECIAL COMMITTEE OF PHILADELPHIA COUNCILS ON WORLD'S COH-.MWAX EXPOSITION. of THK MBJ OD PE... ...SEN, 1445 Franklin Street. WARDS. 21. JOSEPH M. ADAMS, 135 Seville Street, Manayunk. 22. WM. F. BROWN, 6249 North 27th St., Chesfnut Hill. 23. J. EMOR... .... CONRAD, 1411 Frankin Street. (7) 21. WM. F. DIXON, 102 Leverington Ave., Manayunk. JOSIAH LINTON, 112 N. Front Street. A. ELLWOOD JONES, 26 Sumac St... ...nk. JOSIAH LINTON, 112 N. Front Street. A. ELLWOOD JONES, 26 Sumac Street, Manayunk. (8) 22. THOMAS MEEHAN, Chew St. below Gorgas Ln., Gtii. GEORGE E.... ...ed April, 1893. (19) Succeeding Rudolph E. Rake, who retired April, 1893. PHILADELPHIA THE STORY OF AN AMERICAN CITY BY GEORGE EDWARD VICKERS CITY OF... ...n, her Richmond, Frankford, Tacony and Holmesburg in the north- east ; her Manayunk and Germantown on the north ; her Mantua, .Hestonville and Hadding...

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Philadelphia Badlands

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...The Philadelphia Badlands is a section of North Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States that in the 1980s and '90s became... ...gh the term "Badlands" may refer to any crime-ridden neighborhood in North Philadelphia, it is typically understood to be an area between either 2nd S... ... Badlands", was popularized in part by the novel Third and Indiana by then Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Steve Lopez.[1] The neighborhood also was f... ... a 2007 list of the city's top ten drug corners according to an article by Philadelphia Weekly reporter Steve Volk.[3] At one time... ...ed for the working class of the neighborhood. Like most industrial cities, Philadelphia suffered economic decline following the deportation of industr... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Official Souvenir 33D Annual National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, Philadelphia, September 4-9, 1899

By: Philadelphia. General Committee for the 33D National Encampment, G. A. R., 1899; Thorsch, Hugo

... *-> ^.Or.!-. A JInnual national 33 Encampments^ Grand Jlrmv of the Republic Philadelphia, September 4-9, 1899. Published under the aus- pices of ihe ... ...ices of ihe Grand Army of the Republic ..BY.. HUGO THORSCH 631 Chestnut St., Philadelphia. wm mMi)\mMhmW\^ x .K\75 C. J. HEXAMER. Chairman 4V.) Wctli... ... Camp-fires will be held in Camden, N. J.. Germantown and at other points in Philadelphia. The place and time of meeting and speakers will be publishe... ... Rosvvell M. Feltus and Colonel John G. Kelley, represented Posts i and 2 of Philadelphia in this Encampment. The following were elected officers of t... ... dissolution of the organization. The Second National Encampment was held in Philadelphia, January 15, 1868. The use of the Common Council Chamber in ... ...torage Batteries, etc. Office, 408 Bourse Building Factory, 4368 Main Street Manayunk, Philadelphia C. H. Vanfleet P,'BBOH Badges ' AND Banners. J. H....

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Philadelphia

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...lidated city-county City of Philadelphia Fro... ... From top left, the Philadelphia skyline, a statue of Benjamin Franklin, the Liberty Bell, the ... ...ue of Benjamin Franklin, the Liberty Bell, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia City Hall, and Independence Hall ... ...y of Neighborhoods" Motto: "Philadelphia maneto" ("Let brotherly love endure") ... ... Philadelphia, Pennsylvania ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Byways and Boulevards in and about Historic Philadelphia

By: Brandt, Francis Burke, 1865-1939; Corn Exchange National Bank, Philadelphia; Gummere, Henry Volkmar, Joint Author

...ural fainting in the Central City Office of the Corn Exchange National Bank, Philadelphia w&&A SESQUI - CENTENNl'AL/pOUVENIR EDITION vKifiv THE OFFIC... ...E OFFICIAL^HjfTbRIC AUTO-GUIDE i BYWAYS AND BOULEVARDS IN AND ABOUT HISTORIC PHILADELPHIA en Q ti rt E C P w a H tu O Pk a M a H 39 a S gf S c ^3.2 ^... ... ^3.2 ^1 K .;= rt ' JQ U u .3 H Byways and Boulevards IN AND ABOUT Historic Philadelphia BY FRANCIS BURKE BRANDT AND HENRY VOLKMAR GUMMERE WITH FIVE ... ...CENTRAL CITY OFFICE CHESTNUT AT SECOND STREET Nos. 1510-1512 CHESTNUT STREET PHILADELPHIA CONTENTS Page Foreword .... 7 Table of Historic Routes........ ...ILADELPHIA CONTENTS Page Foreword .... 7 Table of Historic Routes........ 9 Philadelphia The Sesqui-Centennial City . . . . .11 Historic Facts About ... ...Three Tuns Inn. Date-stone: built 1731; re-built 1784; re-modeled 1907. 22.9 Manayunk Ave. Keep with trolley; crossing tracks at Wissahickon Station, ... ...p right up hill; immediately be- yond, right, across R. R. tracks. 6.6 Cross Manayunk Ave. ; left, with trolley. 7.1 Cross Walnut Lane. 7.8 Old Three ...

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Philadelphia Fight

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... Full name Philadelphia Fight Rugby League Football Club ... ...(2013, 2014* (Undefeated Season)) The Philadelphia Fight are a semi professional rugby league team based in the P... ...in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. Originally known as the Philadelphia Bulldogs, the team began play in 1998 as a charter member of t... ... 27, 2011, also the 2013 and 2014 USARL Championship. The 2014 season, the Philadelphia Fight went undefeated winning all seven regular season and thr... ...ght were founded in 1998 by Jeff Preston, and were originally known as the Philadelphia Bulldogs.[1] That year they became a charter franchise in Supe... ...y Streets, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.[9] The local Kildare's Irish Pub in Manayunk serves as their official clubhouse.[10] Honors...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1893

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...SYLVANIA. LIBRARIES ^^ptoiMMiifOnf|y JOURNAL COMMON COUNCIL CITY OF PHILADELPHIA FROm APRIL 3, 1893, TO SEPTEmBER 23, 1893. MOU. 1, With an A... ...DELPHIA FROm APRIL 3, 1893, TO SEPTEmBER 23, 1893. MOU. 1, With an Appendix. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP PRINTING COMPANY, 1306-8-10 Filbert Street, 1893. T... ...the Columbian Liberty Bell Organization 105 Secretary of the Free Library of Philadelphia informing Councils that a by-law was passed,providing that t... ... curing a site for the proposed new mint 138 K. C. Daringer, relative to the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Company taking property No, 912 Buttonwoo... ...-first Ward, bounded by Kidge avenue and Jeflferson street, Gates street and Manayunk avenue 295 To reimburse the Logan Eeal Estate Co. for money expe... ...for construct- ing main sewer storm water conduits southwest of Main street, Manayunk, rebuilding storm water coniluit on Cotton street and constructi... ...it on Cotton street and constructing pipe sewers on Grape and other streets, Manayunk ; James Sullivan, for construction of main sewer within the line... ...VI CONTENTS. Ordinances to Construct Sewers. Tioga street 40 Coral street 44 Manayunk ave 54 Utah, Armat, Stenton avenue, Haines, Jefferson, Germantow... ...streets: Willow, Allegheny and Merion avenues, and to relay Perry street 329 Manayunk avenue and Bolton street 346 Woodbine avenue and Seymour street ...

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Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania

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...Municipalities and communities of Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States ... ... Central South Philadelphia ... ... Philadelphia International Airport ... ... Manayunk ... ... Philadelphia (Center City) ... ... Manayunk ... ... West Philadelphia ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1891

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

... JOURNAL Common Council City of Philadelphia, FROM APRIL 6. 1891, TO SEPTEMBER 24, 1891. With a... ...n Veteran Legion to aid in maintaining said or- ganization 61 For salary ofwatchman on Manayunk bridge. 62 To the Clerks of Councils, additional for 1... ...(Bu- reau of Charities) for the erection of additional buildings on the grounds of the Philadelphia Almshouse 180, 200, 212 To purchase ground on Watk... ...369 To purchase groundandbuilding forschoolpurposes, Washington and Hermitage streets, Manayunk 373) 4^9 To purchase ground and buildings on Hermitage... ...3) 4^9 To purchase ground and buildings on Hermitage street east of Washington street, Manayunk 373> 4^7 For a retaining wall and steps on Wendover st... ...priation to Items 2, 3 and 7 in the ap- propriation to the Law Department for 1891 194 Philadelphia Board of Trade, relative to the abolishment of the... ...f Councils togrant special per- mission to erect wooden buildings 215 President of the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Company, relative to furnishing... ...ty-eighth, Fairmount, and Prescott streets.. . . 198, 258, 308, 322 Hockley street 217 Manayunk avenue 217 Moreland avenue , 217 Moore street , 218, 3... ...eventh, and Wil- liugton streets ; Thomas and Neptune avenues 193 Lybrand street , 216 Manayunk avenue 217 Sloan street 236 XXXVl CONTENTS. Thirty-fo...

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Philadelphia University

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... founded in 1884, is a private university in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The student body has about 3... ...tinuing and Professional Studies; coursed are also offered via PhilaU Online. Philadelphia University awards bachelor's degree s, master's degrees a... ...y At the 1876 Centennial Exposition, local textile manufacturers noticed that Philadelphia's textile industry was falling behind its rivals' capacity... ...behind its rivals' capacity, technology, and ability. In 1880, they formed the Philadelphia Association of Manufacturers of Textile Fabrics, with The... ...to educate local textile leaders. Search joined the board of directors of the Philadelphia Museum and School of Industrial Art (now the Philadelphia... ...which is housed in a restored textile mill (originally opened in 1864) in the Manayunk section of Philadelphia, just south of the main campus. The r...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1881

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...Lex, President of Common Council... 21 Address of Samuel G. King, Mayor of Philadelphia 36 Appropriations, Miscellaneous. For repairs to Weccacoe Scho... ...ating the salary of City Soli- citor 52, 73, 112 To take possession of the Philadelphia Gas Works, and for payment of certain outstanding loans and th... ...Law Department, to meet the expenses of a suit against the Trustees of the Philadelphia Gas Works 62, 101, 167 To build a bridge on the line of Thomps... ...antown avenue 61 City Solicitor, relative to legal proceedings against the Philadelphia Gas Works, and requesting an appropriation 61 Relative to the ... ... Ridge avenue 198, 247, 259 Merion road 237 Johnson and Kalos streets, and Manayunk avenue 241, 317, 367 Clearfield street 263, 264 Market plots on Gi... ...ing street 91 Clearfield street 93 Woodvale Terrace (now Kalos street) and Manayunk avenue 122 Pechin street 122 Ridge avenue , 122 Pennsylvania avenu... ...vania avenue 191 Pennock street 191 Mifflin street 197 Hermit, Markle, and Manayunk avenues 234 Thirty-first and Herman streets 351 Sharp street 376 N... ...d street 60 Carpenter street.. 95 Woodvale Terrace (now Kalos street), and Manayunk avenue 122 Sixty-ninth avenue 123 Pollock street 126 Eleventh stre... ...a bill entitled "An Ordinance to authorize the grading of Davis street, in Manayunk, Twenty-first Ward, City of Philadelphia, from Ezekiel street sout...

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Wharton, Philadelphia

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...Wharton Neighborhood of Philadelphia ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia ZIP code ... ...15 Wharton is a neighborhood in South Philadelphia. Its boundaries are difficult to ascertain; the City of Philad... ... References ^ Philadelphia neighborhoods ^ Phillyblog disc... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1868 : Vol. 1

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...IVERSITY** PENNSYLVANIA LIBRARIES JOURNAL COMMON COUISrOIL, CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. FOR THE YEAR 1868. VOL. 1. WITH AN APPENDIX. KING & BAIRD, ... ...citizens Twenty-third Ward 31 " from William A. McKinley 46 " from ladies of Philadelphia 46 " from J. Ross Snowden ' 67, 96 from City Solicitor 63, 1... ... Joseph Kensil 207 " from citizens of Twenty-fourth Ward 207 " from Trustees Philadelphia Gas Works .... 207 " from James McGlathery 209 " from Inspec... ... of Markets and City Property 23 " of Railroad Directors 54 " of Trustees of Philadelphia Gas Works 86 " of Heads of Departments 114 " of Trustees of ... ... 231 " to open Ford street 259 " to open A street, in 23d Ward 259 " to open Manayunk avenue 331 " to open Locust street 348 ' ' to open Chestnut aven... ...llowing, to wit : "Resolution in regard to the bad condition of Main street, Manayunk." {Appendix No. 132.) The resolution was twice read and agreed t... ...lution November 12, 1SC4 12. For the lines and grades in the late borough of Manayunk, Eighth Survey District, resolution Nov. b', 1S.36 13. For lines... ...d. GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS. Amount Appropriated. Amount Countersigned. deuce, Manayunk, Mechanic, Monroe of Hestonville, Northern Liberty, Philadelphia... ...ford Gas Works,) is $177,714. For the purchase of the Southwark, Germantown, Manayunk, and Richmond Gas Works stock, amounting to $300,740. The Truste...

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Southwark, Philadelphia

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... County Philadelphia ... ... Map of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania highlighting Southwark District prior to ... ...ed by Delaware, Washington Aves., 5th, Lombard, Front, and Catherine Sts., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania A... ...wark was originally the Southwark District, a colonial era municipality in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania. Today, it is a neighborhood in the South... ...hiladelphia County, Pennsylvania. Today, it is a neighborhood in the South Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Because of its location... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1888

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...NSYLVANIA. UBRARIES ^^Q^fVMNpr^n^ JOURNAL CoN4MON Council City of Philadelphia, \M. FROM APRIL 2, 1888, TO SEPTEMBER 25, 1888. With an Append... ...adelphia, \M. FROM APRIL 2, 1888, TO SEPTEMBER 25, 1888. With an Appendix. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP tV CLARKE, PRINTERS AND BINDERS, 819 & 821 FILBERT ST.... ...w awarrant for work done in 1887.. 80 Henry C. Lea, protesting against the Philadelphia and Reading Ter- minal Company locating a station at Market st... ...tail Grocers' Association, requesting the passage of the bill to grant the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company the terminal facilities 163 Irish... ...ctor of Public W^orks, relative to necessity of appointing supervisors for Manayunk in- tercepting sewer, and entering into an agreement with the Schu... ...h street to the Schuylkill river; connections with in- tercepting sewer at Manayunk ; intercepting sewer along Wissa- hickon creek to Rittenhouse lane... ...herry streets, Belmont and Girard avenues 246, 324, 351 Sanson! street 287 Manayunk avenue 290 Markoe street 294 Somerset and Gnrney streets 294 Lehig... ...isle streets, and Fairview avenue 231,323, 351 Leverington, Jefferson, and Manayunk avenues, Fleeson and Cotton streets 290 Wissahickon avenue 291 Mer... ...Dexter, Bellair streets, Freeland avenue, Penn, Cedar streets, Ashland and Manayunk avenues, James, Osborn, Fleming, Terrace, Pechin, Fowler, Mount Ve...

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Sharswood, Philadelphia

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...Sharswood Neighborhood of Philadelphia ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Sharswood is a small neighborhood in the North Philadelphia section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is locat... ... Municipalities and communities of Philadelphia in Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1894

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

.../details/journalofcommonc1894phil JOURNAL OF THE Common Council CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. FROm APRIL 2. 1B94. TO SEPTEmiBER 20. 1894 ^OL-. I. With an A... ...HIA. FROm APRIL 2. 1B94. TO SEPTEmiBER 20. 1894 ^OL-. I. With an Appendix. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP PRINTING COMPANY 1306-8-10 Filbert Street, 1894. 13 H... ...8 To the Bureau of Charities, for the erection of a home for nurses at the Philadelphia Almshouse 98, 122 To the Department of Public Safety (Electric... ...and City Commissioners 120, 168, 182 For the purpose of converting the old Manayunk Police Station into a bath-house 131 To pay John Donnelly & Co., f... ...Public Works, relative to an old hose carriage at the house of Truck E 370 Philadelphia Bourse, relative to the widening of Delaware avenue and extens... ...ercepting Sewer in Germantown ; connections with the Intercepting Sewer in Manayunk ; Cresson street and Sunny- side avenue ; Ontario street ; Araming... ...- son, for construction of main sewer connections with Intercepting Sewer, Manayunk ; and Doyle & Doak, for erection of a fire house Twenty-sixth and ... ...son for the construction of main sewer connection with Intercepting Sewer, Manayunk ; Jotinson & Byrens, for erection and roofing in main building of ... ... C. Eyre, for the construction of connections with V\e Intercepting Sewer, Manayunk, on Mechanic, Fleming, Cresson and Liebert streets ; David McMahon...

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Moyamensing, Philadelphia

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...Moyamensing Neighborhood of Philadelphia Former Township... ... County Philadelphia ... ... Map of Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania highlighting Moyamensing Township prior t... ...e Neck, lying between Passyunk and Wicaco.[1] It was incorporated into the Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania and is today primarily a neighborhood in ... ...ia County, Pennsylvania and is today primarily a neighborhood in the South Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.[2] ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1897

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...ENNSYLVANIA. LIBRARIES ^\^AVMMWr^fl^ JOURNAL COMMON COUNCIL CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. FROM APRIL 5, 1897 TO SEPTEMBER, 23, 1897. >^Ol-. I. \A^iTH... ...IA. FROM APRIL 5, 1897 TO SEPTEMBER, 23, 1897. >^Ol-. I. \A^iTH AN Appendix. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP PRINTING COMPANY. H06-8-10 Filbert Street. / 3 :^ ... ...taining the foreign delegates visiting the city attending the opening of the Philadelphia Mu- seum 47, 186, 213, 251 To the Commissioners of Fairmount... ...e Reading R. E 49 For the construction of a bridge on Graver's lane over the Philadelphia & Reading R. R 51 For the construction of a bridge on the li... ...nt to pay for the same 229 To pay a portion of cost of paving and curbing on Manayunk avenue 230 To levy and fix the rate of taxes for the year 1898..... ...ll entitled "An Ordi- nance to re-pave Conarroe street, from Ridge avenue to Manayunk avenue, in the Twenty-first Ward, mth vitrified brick." AVhicli ... ...ly side of Fountain street: thence extending along the said side of the said Manayunk avenue southeast- wardly one hundred and ninety-two feet to the ... ...n inch to a point, and thence extending on a Hne at right angles to the said Manayunk avenue southwestwardly one hundred and twenty-one feet one and f... ...go street. 441 West Norris street. 1500 Montgomery avenue. 4444 Main street, Manayunk. Chelten avenue and Green street, Germantown. 4534 Erankford ave...

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Franklintown, Philadelphia

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...ranklintown Neighborhood of Philadelphia The... ...lphia The Third Philadelphia Mint, now part of the Community College of Philadelphia is in ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Franklintown, or Franklin Town, is an area of Center City, Philadelphia which was the subject of an urban planning effort in the 1970s... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1887

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...y PENNSYLVANIA UBRARIES ^/KfMtttmn^ JOURNAL CoMNiON Council City of Philadelphia. FROM APRIL 4, 1887, TO SEPTEMBER 2/, 1887. ^7"OL. 1. With a... ...phia. FROM APRIL 4, 1887, TO SEPTEMBER 2/, 1887. ^7"OL. 1. With an Appkndix. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP & CLARKE, Printers and Binders, 819-21 Filbert Stree... ...ed against and payable by the city 78, 107, 139, 178, 199, 214, 294 From the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Hospital, asking for a fire alarm box 78 From th... ...me for the collection of claims for water-pipe 164 To sell the shares of the Philadelphia and Erie Railroad stock owned by the City 164 Defining the k... ...d Wissahickon sewer 254,266, 281 James Sullivan, for the construction of the Manayunk intercepting sewer 310, 326 Wm. H. H. AchufF, for construction o... ...Lane 64 Chestnut avenue 64 Coulter street 64 Sprague and Eoumfort avenues 64 Manayunk avenue 82, 338 Chew street 83 Malvern street 84 Twenty-sixth str... ... upon Plan No. 247.... 70 To authorize a revision of the grades of Ridge and Manayunk avenues, and of the lines and grades of Osborn street 184, 236, ... ...the sum of two million dollars, which will give to the whole city, excepting Manayunk and West Philadelphia, a storage supply for at least fifteen day... ...a bill entitled "An Ordinance to authorize the paving of Lyceum avenue, from Manayunk avenue to Ridge avenue, in the Twenty-first Ward." Which was ref...

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Andorra, Philadelphia

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...Andorra Neighborhood of Philadelphia ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Andorra is a neighborhood in Northwest Philadelphia, which is a section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.... ...says that the neighborhood (which occupies one of the higher elevations in Philadelphia, on bluffs overlooking the Schuylkill River) was named "Andorr... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1889

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...SYLVANIA. UBKARIES ^^0tnymKff^Tf^ JOURNAL Common counciIv City ok Philadelphia, FROM APRIL I, 1889. TO SEPTEMBER 26, 1889. VOL. 1. 0^ AN WITH... ...th and York streets 45 In aid of improvement of tlie harbor of the Port of Philadelphia 45 For building a bridge or viaduct under the Connecting Railr... ..., 243 Board of Education to rent and fix up an additional building for the Philadelphia Manual Training School, Seventeenth and Wood streets 260 For p... ...For the completion of the approaches to the Chester avenue bridge over the Philadelphia and Media Railroad 39 Directing the Mayor and Director of Publ... ... Solicitor, relative to legal proceedings for compel- ling the purchase of Manayunk toll bridge 184, 187, 233, 243 Designating the Quaker City Nationa... ...ghteenth, Twentieth, Twenty-eighth, Thirty-fifth, Marston, Moyamensing and Manayunk avenues, Righter and Pechin streets 138, 297, 334 To place upon th... ...rk avenues 173, 275, 335 Twentieth street 184 Brick and stone drain across Manayunk avenue, northeast of Ridge avenue 185,345,378 Sydenham street . • ... ...t, Otsego, McKean, Gebhard and Fourth streets. . 40 Philadelphia street 49 Manayunk avenue. Tower, Pechin, and Greenough streets 49 Devon, Ardleigh, C... ...eet 112 Ontario street 112, 133 Fillmore, Guerney and Somerset streets 113 Manayunk, Wyalusing and Mantua avenues, Tower, Greenough, Forty-third, Fort...

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Whitman, Philadelphia

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...Whitman Neighborhood of Philadelphia Whi... ... Whitman Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia Country ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Whitman is a neighborhood in the South Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. It is bo... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1865 : Vol. 2

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...NSYL\4\NL\ LIBRARIES •^^'••fC^riy JOURNAL COMMON COUNCIL, CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. FOR THE YEAR 1865. VOL II. WITH AN APPENDIX. PHIL LDBLPHU : K... ...etary of Managers of Wills' Hospital 214 from W. B. Atkinson, Secretary of Philadelphia Medical Society 214 from Ferdinand Weigand, asking City Bounty... ...ollars to Water Department 15, 16 Appendix No 12 13 " directing flagmen on Philadelphia, Germantown and Nor- ristown Railroad 18, 149, 1 67 Appendix N... ...urb Valeria street, Fifteenth Ward. 80 " to pave sidewalks on Main street, Manayunk 81 " to pave, curb and grade Chelton avenue 81 " to pave Ellsworth... ...ard Mutual Coal Company 268, 277 JOURNAL OF COMMON COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA FOR THE YEAR 18G5. VOL. II. Thursday, July 6, 18G5. Council me... ...itizens of the Twenty-firstWard, asking that the sidewalks of Main street, Manayunk, be paved. "Which was referred to the Committee on Highways. Mr. T... ...th a bill annexed, entitled " An Ordinance to make an appropriation to the Manayunk Steam and the Spring Garden Hose and Steam Fire Engine Companies, ... ... the lien of a certain judgment. Ordinance to make an appropriation to the Manayunk Steam, and Spring Garden Hose and Steam Fire Engine Companies, for... ..., asking for dam- ages occasioned by culvert on Wood and Levering streets, Manayunk, Twenty-first Ward. Which was referred to the Committee on Surveys...

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Hartranft, Philadelphia

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...Hartranft Neighborhood of Philadelphia Lil... ... Lillian Marrero Branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia is located in Hartranft ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Hartranft is a neighborhood in the central part of North Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1886

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...NIA. UBKARIES ^^^JM^MMMT^vFf^ JOURNAL OP CoNiNiON Council CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. FROM APRIL 5, 1886, TO SEPTEMBER 23, 1886, VOL. I. 33litl7 vt... ...OM APRIL 5, 1886, TO SEPTEMBER 23, 1886, VOL. I. 33litl7 vtn ^ppjenib^ijc* PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP & CLARKE, PRINTERS AND BINDERS, 819 A 821 FILBERT [STR... ...matrons at station-houses 67, 93 From the Women's Christian Association of Philadelphia, recom- mending the ai)pointment of matrons at the vai ions st... ...2 From II. A. Malone & Sons, submitting a claim for extra work done on the Manayunk intercepting sewer 188 From' the Chief Engineer and Surveyor, subm... ...s of SchuyiKiU, offering as his surety the Solicitors' Title (_'omi)any of Philadelphia 312 From Horace Evans and others, relative to grade-; on <^uee... ... Chief Engineer and Surveyor to appoint additions to the engineer corps on Manayunk intercepting sewer 170, 231, 259 To authorize tlie construction of... ...\ver..60, 78, 109, 131 Michael O'Rourke, for the construction of Section 9 Manayunk, inter- cepting main sewer 165, 191, 211 R. A. Malone & Sons, for ... ...ter attainable. The balance re- quired to finish the intercepting sewer to Manayunk has been appropriated, and the work will probably be completed dur... ...in the Tweuty- first Ward ; also, the line and grade of Sumac street, from Manayunk avenue to Vicaris street, in the TAventy-first Ward." [Appendix No...

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Hawthorne, Philadelphia

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...Hawthorne Neighborhood of Philadelphia Haw... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia ZIP code ... ... Hawthorne is a neighborhood in the South Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is located between B... ... is in transition, one of the few neighborhoods contiguous to Center City, Philadelphia that had been left relatively untouched by major upscale devel... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1890

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

...ROM APRIL 7, 1890, TO SEPTEMBER 25, 1890. VOL. 1. WITH AN APPENDIX. 0^ ,^' PHILADELPHIA: Dando Printing and Publishing Co., 34 South Third Street. 189... ...ENTS. To pay the Domestic Trade Department of the Atlantic Refining Co. of Philadelphia for injury to horse by patrol wagon ,. 70 To Items 1 and 2, to... ...o pay for the construction of a bridge on the line of Penn street over the Philadelphia and Norristown Railroad 81 To purchase property Fairmount aven... ...ctor of the Department of Public Works, relative to the proposition of the Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad Company to build a sewer al... ...ue, under the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad 156 Across Shur's lane, at Manayunk avenue 297 Ordinances to Construct Sewers. Hanley street 32 Bambre... ...dams street 39 Greenough, Bolton avenue. Linden, Wood and Selig streets 39 Manayunk avenue, Centre and ( hurch streets 40 Cedar Lane 43 "D" street 45 ... ...74 Hare, Twenty-fourth, Harold, Thompson, Conestoga and Centre streets and Manayunk avenue 175, 335, 357 Camac, Twelfth, Mervine and Louden streets 19... ... Fifty-fifth, Twenty-six-and-one- half, Callowhill and Sixtieth streets 58 Manayunk avenue 65 High street 66 Sixteenth and Wharton streets 68 Thompson... ...ues, and relay Richmond sti'eet 278 Winton, Cantrell and Fifth streets 294 Manayunk avenue 296 Laurlston, Adams and Manor 298 Willow Grove avenue, Lit...

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Cedarbrook, Philadelphia

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...Cedarbrook Neighborhood of Philadelphia Country ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Cedarbrook is a neighborhood located in the North Philadelphia section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. It is al... ... Pennsylvania, United States. It is also sometimes said to be in Northwest Philadelphia, owing to its rather northwestern location on Philadelphia's l... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1885

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

... i ifU imiWJRSlTYr JOURNAL OF THE COMMON COUNCIL^ OF THE City of Philadelphia, _^^^. , ™_ — .., PROM APRIL 6, 1885, TO SEPTEMBER 24, 188 5. ... ... PROM APRIL 6, 1885, TO SEPTEMBER 24, 188 5. 'VOL. 1. »* WITH AN APPENDIX. PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP A CLARKE, PRINTERS, Hastings' Building, 819 & 821 FILB... ...194 From a sura of money paid into the City Treasury bythe Trustees of the Philadelphia Gas Works, as surplus remaining of loan No. 9, to the Water De... ...e Brush Electric Light Co., for the month of December, 1884... 57 From the Philadelphia Maritime Exchange, in regard to valuable services rendered the... ...avenue, Dauphin street, Mill creek, and Lombard street; also for outlet to Manayunk intercepting sewer, at Fairmount, and for intercepting sewer, Sect... ...ngineer and Surveyor, relative to amount of money required to complete the Manayunk intercepting sewer 321 Committees—Joint, Standing, and Special. St... ...to obtaining authority to enter upon private ground in the construction of Manayunk intercepting sewer 123, 168, 194, 225 To authorize the constructio... ... street 120, 147, 184, 195 S. E. Moore, for the construction of Section 6, Manayunk intercepting main sewer 120, 148, 187, 195 John J. Kennedy, for th... ...e year 1884 49, 77, 81 To the Chief Engineer and Surveyor, relative to the Manayunk inter- cepting sewer 53 To the Chief of the Electrical Department,...

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Francisville, Philadelphia

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...rancisville Neighborhood of Philadelphia ... ... County Philadelphia County City ... ... City Philadelphia Area code(s) ... ... Francisville is a neighborhood in North Philadelphia, which is a section of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.... ...This is because this section was settled before the uniform street grid of Philadelphia had extended that far north. The community was likely a small ... ... Manayunk ... ... Manayunk ...

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Journal of the Common Council, Of the City of Philadelphia, For 1900

By: Philadelphia (P.A.) Councils. Common Council

... PENNSYLVANIA LIBRARIES ^A*MMVWFW^ JOURNAL COMMON COUNCIL CITY OF PHILADELPHIA FROM APRIL 2, 1900, TO SEPTEMBER 20, 1900 VOL-. I With an Appe... ...DELPHIA FROM APRIL 2, 1900, TO SEPTEMBER 20, 1900 VOL-. I With an Appendix PHILADELPHIA: DUNLAP PRINTING COMPANY, 1333-1336 Cherry Street iqoo. J5 M... ...1 To the Board of Public Education, for completion of the equipment of the Philadelphia Astronomical Observatory 41 To the Commissioners of Fairmount ... ...th Wards 42 To construct a bridg-e on the line of Coulter street, over the Philadelphia, Germantown and Chestnut Hill R. R., 45, 97, 141, 193 To the L... ...line of Walnut lane, over Wissahickon creek. . 38 Coulter street, over the Philadelphia, Germantown and Chest- nut Hill R. R 45, 97, 141, 193 Over Fra... ...dinance to authorize the paving of Wendover street, from Terrace street to Manayunk avenue, in the Twenty-first Ward." Which was referred to the Commi...

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