Item: 131 North Sixteenth St.

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Record Number: 3188
Call number: K: 3-1
Box/Case: 3/1-31
Reproduction restrictions: None
Author: David Johnson Kennedy, 1816-1898
Address: 131 North 16th Street
Philadelphia, PA USA
Date of Original: 1875
Original Format: Watercolors
Inscription text: 131 North 16th Street Philadelphia. One July 20th 1860 between 687 oclock P.M while Mrs. K and I were sitting at our front window in meteor appeared coming from the directions of Fairmount, emitting a fire and smoke with loud reports every four or five prelsations, it passed north of us apparently about 600 feet above the earth going east at a rapid rate, of was shaped like a cigar and appeared to be the length of the width of 16th dtreet as it passed over it. D.J.Kennedy
Image description: 001 depicts exterior showing possible meteor in the sky.