Fairmount Waterworks

Daguerreotype, 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches (sight); 3 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches case

This daguerreotype depicts an unidentified painting or print of the Philadelphia Waterworks and The Fairmount. The Wire Suspension Bridge at right of the composition was erected c. 1842 at Spring Garden Street.

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