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- The Philadelphia on Stone Digital Catalog contains over 1300 lithographs, related ephemera, and prints documenting Philadelphia commercial lithography between 1828 and 1878 derived from the surveys conducted at eight collaborating institutions between May 2007 and May 2010. Lithographs listed in Nicholas Wainwright’s Philadelphia in the Romantic Age of Lithography (1958), lithographs not listed in Wainwright portraying the built environment of Philadelphia, and advertisements for and printed views of Philadelphia lithographic establishments form the core content of the records and images contained in this catalog.
- Collection of over 700 lithographs, related ephemera, and prints documenting Philadelphia commercial lithography between 1828 and 1878 in the holdings of the Library Company of Philadelphia. The prints frequently depict the built environment of Philadelphia, but also broadly represent the visual culture of the city. Genres and subjects include advertisements, architecture, benevolent institutions, bird’s eye and panoramic views, book illustrations, business and industries, Centennial Exhibition, certificates, churches, city and landscapes, Civil War, commercial streets, Fairmount Park, fashion, fires and firefighting, fraternal organizations, Independence Hall, residences, and schools. Lithographers represented include Kennedy & Lucas, Childs & Inman, P. S. Duval, John T. Bowen, Wagner & McGuigan, Thomas Sinclair, L. N. Rosenthal, Alphonse Bigot, Eugene Ketterlinus, Theodore Leonhardt, Ferdinand Moras, Maurice Traubel, George S. Harris, Lehman & Bolton, and Breuker & Kessler.