Philadelphian - construction

Historical Images of Philadelphia Philadelphiana
Philadelphian - construction

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00667
Title: Philadelphian - construction
Creation Date: 4/2/1962
Historic Street Address: 2401 Pennsylvania Avenue
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Located in Box: Allens Lane Art Center - Arcade Folder: Apartment Houses

This 1962 photograph, taken by William Coward, of the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, is a distant view of The Philadelphian apartment building (background-right), during construction. The Philadelphia Art Museum can be seen in the background-left.

The Philadelphian was designed by Samuel I. Oshiver & Associates and built, 1959-1963.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.177940
Geocode Latitude:39.966601

Creator Name: William S. Coward - Photographer
Samuel I. Oshiver & Associates - Architect
Philadelphia Evening Bullitin