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a hint. a worker at the u.s. mint named joseph saxton took the photo from his office window. find out if your guess it correct. we'll give you the answer when we come right back. >>> do you recognize this well known philadelphia building? it's a picture from 1839. if you guessed philadelphia central high school, you are correct. this is the first known photograph taken in philadelphia. central high was then at juniper and market streets and at the time it was the nation's second public high school. >>> welcome back to nbc 10 at issue. and as we continue our discussion about the history of philadelphia, we are here with lee arnold, who is the historical society of pennsylvania's senior director of library and collections. we've been talking about philadelphia, how it got it start. we want to talk about how we got our individual start and how we learn about our roots. >> one of the things with our name historical society of pennsylvania people don't realize we're one of the major gene logical centers in the country. we collect genology for every state east of the mississippi river.
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