Robert Newell and Sons

Caption Title:
Front of Machinery Hall

Catalog Title:
Front of Machinery Hall

Media Type:
Robert Newell & Sons Construction Photographs
Albumen Prints


  • Centennial Exhibition
  • Construction
  • Design and construction
  • Exhibition buildings
  • Lumber
  • Machinery Hall
  • Men
  • Pennsylvania
  • People
  • Pettit, Henry, architect.
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Railroad tracks
  • Wilson, Joseph M.

Notes c130004:

1 silver albumen print; 21 x 31 cm.

Architects: Henry Pettit & Joseph M. Wilson.

Cataloger's title.

Date photo taken: August 6, 1875.

Machinery Hall during construction. Frame of building is finished. Men standing in front. Also visible is a pile of lumber and railroad tracks.

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