Galusha Pennypacker Memorial

Historical Images of Philadelphia Philadelphiana
Galusha Pennypacker Memorial

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00990
Title: Galusha Pennypacker Memorial
Historic Street Address: 19th Street & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Historic Street Address: Logan Square
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This is an undated photograph of the General Galusha Pennypacker Memorial, by sculptor Albert Laessle.  The monument is located on Logan Square, where Vine Street meets the Ben Franklin Parkway, near 19th Street.  Pennypacker (1842-1916) was a native of Chester County.  At age 22, he became the youngest general to serve in the Civil War.  The monument was installed in 1934.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.170623
Geocode Latitude:39.958585

Creator Name: Wayne E. Homan - Photographer
Albert Laessle - Artist