North Side: 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.