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City Hall - Postcard

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Item No: pdcp00597
Title: City Hall - Postcard
Additional Title: Philadelphia City Hall
Historic Street Address: Broad & Market Streets
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection
Notes:

Located: Postcard Collection  Under: Philadelphia - City Hall - 1950

City Hall designed by John McArthur Jr (1823–1890). Built 1871-1901.

[ON REVERSE] CITY HALL FROM REYBURN PLAZA Height of Tower 547 Feet.  The statue of William Penn crowning the tower is 37 feet high and weighs 52,400 pounds.

Copyrighted 1937 & Publ. by K. F. Lutz, Philadelpia 43, Pa. No. 100.


Creation Year: ca. 1937
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.952450
Geocode Longitude:-75.163526

Creator Name: Lutz, K. F. (Karl F.), 1896- - Photographer
McArthur, John, 1823-1890 - Architect