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Chestnut Hill #2020

Chestnut Hill By Thomas H. Keels Elizabeth Farmer Jarvis Chestnut Hill Historical Society Chestnut Hill Chestnut Hill in northwest Philadelphia is one of America s most beautiful urban villages thanks to the fusion of a magnificent physical setting notable architecture historic preservation and car
  • Title: Chestnut Hill
  • Author: Thomas H. Keels Elizabeth Farmer Jarvis Chestnut Hill Historical Society
  • ISBN: 9780738510613
  • Page: 435
  • Format: Paperback
  • Chestnut Hill By Thomas H. Keels Elizabeth Farmer Jarvis Chestnut Hill Historical Society Chestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, is one of America s most beautiful urban villages thanks to the fusion of a magnificent physical setting, notable architecture, historic preservation, and careful planning During the Colonial period, Chestnut Hill was a rough hewn village of farmers and millers After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill s naturalChestnut Hill, in northwest Philadelphia, is one of America s most beautiful urban villages thanks to the fusion of a magnificent physical setting, notable architecture, historic preservation, and careful planning During the Colonial period, Chestnut Hill was a rough hewn village of farmers and millers After the railroad reached the area in 1854, Chestnut Hill s natural splendor and healthful atmosphere made it a popular spot for Philadelphia s wealthy Soon, it was ringed by magnificent estates designed by Frank Furness, T.P Chandler, and Horace Trumbauer Living side by side with the wealthy were hardworking communities of Italian, Irish, and German immigrants Chestnut Hill, a fascinating photographic record of Chestnut Hill s past, reveals some surprising secrets about this vibrant community The current community center was once the site of a perpetual motion machine hoax that swindled nineteenth century Philadelphians, and one local hotel provided liquor and perhaps other illicit services to Chestnut Hillers during Prohibition The stunning photographs and riveting stories of Chestnut Hill include those of the anti Catholic Know Nothings, who threatened to halt the construction of Our Mother of Consolation Catholic Church in the 1850s, and of Richard Norris Williams II, who survived the sinking of the Titanic and went on to win the national tennis championship twice at the Philadelphia Cricket Club.
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    1. Thomas H. Keels Elizabeth Farmer Jarvis Chestnut Hill Historical Society

      Tom Keels is the author of five published books on Philadelphia, with one work in progress Wicked Philadelphia Sin in the City of Brotherly Love The History Press, 2010 Forgotten Philadelphia Lost Architecture of the Quaker City Temple University Press, 2007 Philadelphia Graveyards and Cemeteries Arcadia Publishing, 2003 Philadelphias Rittenhouse Square with Robert Morris Skaler Arcadia Publishing, 2008 Chestnut Hill with Elizabeth Farmer Jarvis Arcadia Publishing, 2002 Rainbow Cities Philadelphia s Three World s Fairs Under contract to Temple University Press, 2012 In addition, he is a lecturer, tour guide, writer, and radio commentator specializing in Philadelphia history and architecture.

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