1885 Ad Colonnade Hotel 15th & Chestnut Street Philadelphia PA John Crump YOA1


This is an original 1885 black and white print ad for the Colonnade Hotel at Fifteenth and Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. H. J. & G. R. Crump, proprietors. Architect John Crump, designed and built the Colonnade Hotel. The building was finished in 1868 and the hotel opened in the spring of 1870. It was demolished in 1925.


This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 4.5 x 4 inches; 11 x 10 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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