West Oak Lane Branch

Item Info

Item No: pdcf00569
Title: West Oak Lane Branch
Additional Title: Sculpture titled "Bear Cubs With Frog," at the West Oak Lane Branch, 1965
Historic Street Address: 2000 Washington Lane
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

The West Oak Lane Branch first opened to the public on August 26, 1957. Seen in this image is the sculpture “Bear Cubs With Frog," commissioned for the branch, and created by sculptor George Papashvily in 1965. It is installed in the teen reading area.

The West Oak Lane Branch serves West Oak Lane and parts of Cedarbrook, Ivy Hill, and East Mt. Airy.

Creation Year: 1965
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:40.067221
Geocode Longitude:-75.157700

Creator Name: Papashvily, George, 1898-1978 - Artist