Rodin Museum - 1929

Item Info

Item No: pdcp01009
Title: Rodin Museum - 1929
Creation Date: 11/30/1929
Historic Street Address: 2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy
Historic Street Address: 21st & Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This 1929 photograph was taken by a Public Ledger photographer, for the dedication of the Rodin Museum.  The caption accompanying the photo read:

"Two thousand prominent guests yesterday attended the dedication of the Rodin Museum, on the Parkway at 21st street, housing the late Jules E. Mastbaum's noted collection of Rodiniana. Representatives of the United States and France extolled Mr. Mastbaum for his gift of the museum to the city."

Creation Year: 1929
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.173958
Geocode Latitude:39.961923

Creator Name: Public Ledger - Photographer