Tower Vestibule in Independence Hall - Postcard

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Tower Vestibule in Independence Hall - Postcard

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Item No: pdcp00556
Title: Tower Vestibule in Independence Hall - Postcard
Additional Title: Philadelphia Independence Hall, Tower Vestibule
Historic Street Address: 553 Chestnut Street
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Located: Postcard Collection  Under: Philadelphia - Independence Hall - Interior - Vestibule

[ON REVERSE] NATIONAL MUSEUM  Independence Hall Group   Independence Hall - Tower Vestibule  This vestibule and stairway is a remarkable example of Colonial and Georgian architecture, both in dignity and richness. A palladian window most characteristic of the period occupies the stair landing.  A truly beautiful setting for the famous Liberty Bell.

Copyrighted 1937 & Publ. by K. F. Lutz, 441 N. 32nd St., Phila., Pa.  No. 123.


Creation Year: ca. 1937
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.948865
Geocode Longitude:-75.150003

Creator Name: Lutz, K. F. (Karl F.), 1896- - Photographer
Woolley, Edmund, 1695-1771 - Architect
Hamilton, Andrew, approximately 1676-1741 - Architect