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Philadelphia Inquirer Photograph Collection

Collection ID

SCRC 172

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Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection include photographs taken and/or used by the Philadelphia Inquirer. The bulk of this collection does not yet have an online inventory available. A small accession of material, a mixture of local newspaper and other source photography deposited by the Philadelphia Inquirer in 1983, is listed in the inventory below.

This collection is housed off-site at the Library Depository, and requires up to two business days to retrieve. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.  For instructions on how to request these materials, please see "How to Request Newspaper Clippings and Photographs."

Box 1 /A-B


Aerials- Delaware Express Way/ Stadium Complex 1970
Aerials- Philadelphia, Camden, etc.
Aerials- Photographs- Delaware Valley, North East Jersey 1970
Allied Corporation 1982
Apartment Fire at 9700 Block of Bustleton Avenue 1986
Aquarama 1964
Arena- Crowds For "Showboat" 1953/ Arena Fire 1983
Art- Convention Hall 1955
Assortment: JFK Plaza looking East, Orange Coat Carole Richards…
Atlantic City 1985
Atomic Power Plants 3Mile Island 1985
Autos- Antique 1990
Bank Metro 1989
Banks- City 1970
Banks- First Commercial Bank of Philadelphia 1989
Banks- Knoblauch 1984
Ben Franklin Bridges 1964
Ben Franklin Bridges 1987
Betsy Ross Delaware Bridges 1976
Blue Road near BrynMawr Avenue/ Centennial
Bridges- George Platt 1984
Bridges of Henry Avenue 1968
Buildings of Penn Square 1985
Buildings of Ford and Kennedy 1980
Buildings - Mace's Crossing 1983
Bureau of Administrative - Adjudication 1989
Buses 1978
Business- Foam Air Packaging Company 1987
Business- Garrett Buchanan 1984
Business- Joe's Peking Duck 1984
Business Independent Wiring Company 1979

Box 2/C

Calcutta House 1981
Carrefour Olympiad 1988
Carrefour Picketing 1988
Carrefour Store 1988
Celebration- Olde City Sunday 1974
Chestnut Grove 1975
Christiana, Delaware 1937
City Hall 1976
City Hall Annex 1976
City Line Bridges 1982
Connie Mack Stadium 1955,1957,1966,1970
Convention Center 1989
Convention Hall 1957,1958,1983
Christiana River in Delaware 1989
Cross Country Team Delaware1974

Box 3/D

Daily News 1970
Delair Bridges 1965,1970
Delaware Beaches 1971,1973
Delaware Valley Supplement: Boardwalk, 100th Birthday Atlantic City
Demonstrations U.S American Activities 1952
Dover Delaware Old City Hall 1963, 1973
Delaware Power Link Repairs 1971
Delaware River and Bridges 1951, 1964,1978, 1967
Delaware New Castle Amoco Chemical Company 1980
Demolition of Burnt Building Julius Garden Company 1987
Dover AFB/ Dover Delaware 1982,1986,1987,1989
Drayon Inn 1987

Box 4/E-G

Elmwood Protestors at 55th and Pine After Hearing 1986
Family at the Table Declined to Give Names Red Cross 1939-1941
Fire at Latonia Manor Apartment- 1986
Franklin Institute 1988 - 1990
Franklin Mills Mall 1989,1990
Franklin Mills Mall 1989-1993
Franklin Mills Mall 1990
Franklin Mills Mall… 1990
Gallaher Elementary School in Newark Delaware…1975
Gene Graves - Promotion
Girard Trust Building 1953,1963
Gimbel's Department Store 1958,1976,1987
Gimbel Building 1966
Girard Point Bridges 1965,1960,1970
Glasgow, Delaware 1979
Goodwill Industries 1955
Greater Philadelphia Food Distribution Center 1953,1979
Greyhound Bus Terminal 1983
Gulf Oil Corporation 1961,1971, 1972,1975


Box 5/H-J

Haldeman Restaurant 1985
Harlow's 1973
Highs Lacross Players - Mt. Pleasant Highs 1974
Horse Racing in Delaware Park 1938, 1940,1951
Hospitals- Graduate Health 1989
Hotels - Green Manor 1935
Hotels Park Tower Place 1968
Housing Project-James Weldon Johnson 1939
Housing Project- Mantua Hall 1962
Howard Clothing 1979
Independence Hall…1974
Independence Hall- Mall 1954 - 1982
Homeless Shelter 1983
Immigration Outreach
Independence Hall-Mall 1951, 1967,1973,1986
International Airport - Hijacked 8/24
Irish Pub 1989
J.C. Dobbs 1986
Jones Inc. Heating Plant 1976


Box 6/K-L

Kansas General - 1945-1955
Kansas - Places - Topeka 1 of 3 - 1936-1951
Kansas - Places - Topeka 2 of 3 - 1951 - 1956
Kansas - Places - Topeka 3 of 3 - 1936 - 1939
Karafin Story- Investment
Kennedy Center for Job Trainers 1967
Levis Hot Dog Stand 1982
Liberty Bell 1986,1964,1969
Lloyd Carr and Company Arco Tower 1977
Lit Brothers 1953 - 1987
Little Haven in Delaware 1973


Box 7/M

Market City… USA 1957
McGovern’s Headquarters…1972
Mercy Hospice 1983
Municipal Court 1939, 1972
Midvale- Heppenstall Steel Plant 1988
Miscellaneous Activities 1979
Miscellaneous Activities 1962 - 1975
Miscellaneous Activities 1973,1974,1987
Miscellaneous Activities 1941 - 1987
Miscellaneous Activities 1970 - 1972


Box 7A/M

Miscellaneous Activities 1953 - 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1969, 1978
Miscellaneous Activities 1991
Miscellaneous Activities 1991
Miscellaneous Activities 1950, 1991
Miscellaneous Activities 1988, 1989, 1991
Miscellaneous Activities 1987, 1989
Miscellaneous Activities 1988, 1990

Box 7B/M

Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1969, 1970, 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1969, 1970, 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1971
Miscellaneous Activities 1988, 89, 90
Miscellaneous Activities 1989
Miscellaneous Activities 1989

Box 7C/M

Miscellaneous Activities 1989, 1990, 2001
Miscellaneous Activities 1992
Miscellaneous Activities 1989
Miscellaneous Activities 1882 – 1989
Miscellaneous Activities 1956, 1957, 1958
Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1956, 1959
Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1956,1957,1958

Box 7D/M

Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1956,1957,1958
Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1956,1957,1958
Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1955, 1956,1957
Miscellaneous Activities/Negatives 1956,1957,1958
Model of Monument- Wilmington Delaware…1937
Molten Pofer Company - Water tank Construction 1976
Municipal Services Bridges 1963, 1972, 1983,1986
Municipal Services Bridges 1964, 1985, 1975, 1992

Box 8/N-O

Newcastle, Delaware 1984
New Deal Lumber Company 1976
New Eastern Food Company 1986
New Philadelphia Heliport dedicated 1956, 1960
Nixon Headquarters 1972
NJ State Police 1980
Norris Square Senior Center1986
Northeast Philadelphia Airport 1929, 1986
Old City Coffee 1989
Oreland, PA 1989
Organization- Confrontation…MOVE 1985 - 1986
Organization- Maria De Los Santos 1991
Overbooked Community Center 1971

Box 9/P

Paints in Progress 1985
Parkway Building 1933
Pats King of Steaks 1981
Penn Central Stations 30th Street 1960 - 1992
Penn Center 1954
Philadelphia Bridges of Walnut Street 1990
Philadelphia Electric Company 1970, 1973, 1983
Philadelphia Evening Bulletin 1981, 1982,
Philadelphia Gas Works 1968
Philips Steaks 1985
Photos Academy of Natural Sciences 1967 - 1985
Plaque Intended for Bill Cosby 1971
Plays 1990 - 1994
Plays C 1984 - 1994
Plays D 1991
Plays F 1992, 1994
Plays G 1994
Plays J 1989, 1993
Plays H 1993
Plays L 1985,1992, 1993
Plays O 1988,1993,1994
Plays P 1988,1993
Plays R 1991
Plays S 1988, 1990,1992, 1993
Please Touch Museum 1983, 1985
Poor People 1986
Post Office Department Garage in Philadelphia 1960, 1970, 1976

Box 10/R-S

Railroad Museum 1976
Ripley Music Hall 1984, 1986
Rockwood Mansion Delaware Places 1975
Rowing in Middle Town Delaware 1974
Sarah Allen Home 1979
Shawmont Elementary Public School in Delaware 1978
Ships de Break Off- Cape Henlopen Delaware…1984
Ships Passing through Delaware 1982
Sea Food Delaware 1980
Space and Suits 1987
SPCA 1971, 1985, 1989
Spring Garden Street Bridges 1964
State High Way Department Pledged 1961, 1980
Strawberry Mansion Bridges 1946, 1972
Streets- Traffic… 1960-1969, 1975
Suburban Street Station 1975

Box 11/T

Tacony Palmyra Bridges 1959, 1966, 1972
Talleyville Delaware 1978, 1979
Theater Science M. 1987 - 1994
The Free Library 1974, 1975
The Gallery 9th Market…1986
The Strike 1946
Tidewater Oil Company Delaware 1956
Townsend, Delaware 1982
TV Programs 1977
TV Programs A 1991, 1993, 1994
TV Programs B 1982, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1994
TV Programs B 1993, 1994
TV Programs C 1989, 1990, 1993
TV Programs C 1988 - 1994
TV Programs D 1990, 1991, 1992, 1994
TV Programs E 1994
TV Programs F1984 - 1994
TV Programs G 1981, 1992, 1993
TV Programs G 1988, 1990, 1993, 1994
TV Programs H 1994
TV Programs I 1991, 1993

Box 12/T

TV Programs J 1992 1993 1994
TV Programs K 1993
TV Programs L 1992, 1994
TV Programs M 1987, 1990,1991, 1994
TV Programs M 1989, 1992, 1993, 1994
TV Programs N 1993, 1994
TV Programs O 1992, 1994
TV Programs P 1992, 1994
TV Programs Q 1993-1995
TV Programs R 1989 - 1994
TV Programs S 1988 - 1994
TV Programs S 1991,1993, 1994
TV Programs T 1990, 1993, 1994
TV Programs U 1990
TV Programs V 1989
TV Programs W 1989, 1990, 1993, 1994
TV Programs Y 1989
Tybouts Corner Delaware 1983

Box 13/U-Wilm---

U.S Lovet House 1941
U.S Naval Hospital Vietnam Veterans- May 27, 1971
U.S Naval Hospital Vietnam Veterans- May 27, 1971
U.S Naval Hospital Vietnam Veterans- May 27, 1971
U.S Post Office Buildings 1957
U.S Frankford Arsenal Employers 1976
Visitors 1977
Valley Forge - Chopper
Valley Gorge: Photographs – James L. McGarrity
Walt Whitman Bridges- Delaware 1969, 1972, 1991
White Clay Creek 1974, 1975
Wilmington Delaware Airports 1973
Wilmington Delaware Buildings 1958, 1973, 1975, 1982, 1984
Wilmington Delaware Buildings 1977, 1962, 1987
Wilmington Delaware Miscellaneous Activities 1972 - 1980

Box 14/W

Wilmington Delaware Miscellaneous Activities 1971 - 1983
Wilmington Delaware Miscellaneous Activities 1955 - 1985
Wilmington Delaware Miscellaneous Activities 1932 - 1975
Wilmington Delaware Miscellaneous Activities 1957 - 1980
Wilmington Delaware Piers 1976
Wilmington Delaware Police 1977
Wilmington Delaware Pools 1975
Wilmington Delaware Port 1956 - 1986
Wilmington Delaware Schools 1973 - 1984

Box 15/W

Wilmington Delaware School 1975, 1978, 1977
Wilmington Delaware School 1947 - 1976
Wilmington Delaware School 1972 - 1985
Wilmington Homestead Program 1977
Wilmington Hotel DuPont 1987, 1988
Wilmington Parks 1972
Wilmington Playgrounds 1972
Wilmington Police 1941, 1976, 1974
Wilmington - Miscellaneous Activities 1972 - 1988
Winterhur Museum and Gardens…1935
Woods Haven-Kruse girls detention Center Claymont Delaware 1976