Sesqui-Centennial Portrait #4

Historical Images of Philadelphia Sesquicentennial
Sesqui-Centennial Portrait #4

Item Info

Item No: pdcsq00007
Title: Sesqui-Centennial Portrait #4
Media Type: Silver Gelatins
Source: Print and Picture Collection

"John Wanamaker Originator of the Sesqui-Centennial Celebration Of American Independence Philadelphia 1926 Whose conception is being realized"

John Wanamaker was a wealthy merchant from Philadelphia.  He is known for opening the first department store, Wanamaker's.

A606 P53711

Creation Year: ca. 1926