The Brightbill Postcard Collection at the Library Company of Philadelphia
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[Paintings by R. Hill], ESC Copyright 1906 Philadelphia Series [USB]


  • No. 13 "Clearing Up", the Stock Exchange, Dock Square
  • No. 14 "Signs of Spring" Independence Square and State House
  • No. 15 "A Busy Corner" the Post Office at Market and Ninth Streets
  • No. 16"An October Afternoon" the Skyscrapers from South Broad Street


  • No. 17 "The Approaching Storm" Penn Square and the Public Buildings
  • No. 18 "A Winter Morning" City Hall plaza and Masonic Temple
  • No. 19 "After the Rain" the New United states Mint
  • No. 20 The Free College for Orphan Boys...


  • No. 21 "Easter Morning" Rittenhouse Square and Holy Trinity Church
  • No. 22 "Where Nature reigns Supreme" the Old Bartram Mansion and Botanical Gardens
  • No. 23 "When the Leaves begin to fall" Valley Green Inn on the Wissahickon
  • No. 24 "A Day in June" the Old Mermaid Tavern, Germantown

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