The Fairmount Parkway 1919

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00630
Title: The Fairmount Parkway 1919
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Halftone reproduction of photograph taken from atop City Hall tower showing the newly finished Fairmount Parkway (now  Benjamin Franklin Parkway). In the middle distance the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul is visible on Logan Square, and in the far distance the Schuylkill River is seen bending above the dam at Fairmount.

Creation Year: 1919
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.7
Creator Name: Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler