Philadelphia Skyline

Item Info

Item No: pdch00155
Title: Philadelphia Skyline
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Image taken by Philadelphia Evening Bulletin photographer Charles T. Higgins.  Notes on the negative's envelope read:  "Jan. 1947, Philadelphia Skyline"

This is a 1947 aerial view of the Philadelphia skyline, including the iconic William Penn statue atop the City Hall tower.

Creation Year: 1947
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.157457
Geocode Latitude:39.950904

Creator Name: Higgins, Charles - Photographer