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Carpenters' Hall, Philadephia, Pennsylvania, undated

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Summary:Image 1 - Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, undated. The Georgian building which was built in 1770 is a National Historic Landmark. Image 2 - Back of Carpenters' Hall photograph. Handwritten words read "Meeting place of 1st Continental Congress." Paper attached to back reads "Property of Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau of the Chamber of Commerce, Penn Square Building, Juniper and Filbert Streets, Philadelphia 7, Pa." Written under the paper - "Please give credit line".
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Pennsylvania
Place of origin – Settlement:Philadelphia
Temporal subject: 1901-2000
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Philadelphia
Topical subjects:Labor unions
Historic buildings
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America
Carpenters' unions
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Local 8 (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau
Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce
ArchivesUM location:United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America archives
  • series 14
  • subseries 1
  • box 5
  • folder 5 - Carpenters Hall - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, undated
  • accession 1995-94
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Copyright holder:unknown
Collection:Labor in America Collection
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