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North Side: Phipps Apartments

Photo_of_Phipps_Apartments.


CAPTION: Phipps Model Tenement.
Rebecca street, Allegheny, October 21, 1908. Four room apartments
rent from $4.25 to $5 a week; three room apartments from $3.25 to $4
per week. Steam heat, gas slot meter, sinks and water closets in each
apartment.
NOTES: From Charities and the Commons: A Journal
of Constructive Philanthropy, 6 February 1909, p. 881.
An aerial photograph of the North Side made 
using a kite shows an early view of the Phipps Apartments. 
PHOTOGRAPHER: 
DATE: October 21, 1908. 
HEADING:  
#: P8442.
From the Collections of the Pennsylvania Department,
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh.

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