Item: The Schuylkill Navy of Philadelphia, 1899

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Record Number: 13445
Call number: UPA/Ph GV 796 .S384 1899
Page: 36-41, 54-59
Depicted: Schuylkill Fishing Company (State in Schuylkill)
Relates to: The Schuylkill Navy
Date of Original: 1899
Original Format: Printed Matter
Dimensions: 23.5 by 15.8 by 1.1 cm
Image description: A commemorative book on the history of the Schuylkill Navy, the amateur rowing assiciation located on Philadelphia's Schuylkill River. Many rowing clubs and associations have been officiated members of the Schuylkill Navy since 1858. Members of the Navy have built and continue to occupy the famous boathouses of the Schuylkill river's east bank.

This digital record contains images that depict selected pages from this small 108-page book.

This volume includes illustrations of: the Undine Barge Club, Pennsylvania Barge Club, Malta Boat Club, Philadelphia Skating Club, Fairmount Rowing Association, Colony of "State in Schuylkill," Regatta Scene in 1835, Robert Morris Hotel, Boat House Row in the early Days.