The American Way, May 11, 1975

Historical Images of Philadelphia Philadelphiana
The American Way, May 11, 1975

Item Info

Item No: pdcp01025
Title: The American Way, May 11, 1975
Additional Title: The Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Historic Street Address: Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Media Type: Lithographs
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This poster publicizes the large-scale celebration on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, "The American Way," sponsored by Philadelphia '76, Inc., and the City of Philadelphia.  It took place on May 11, 1975, to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the convening of the Second Continental Congress, and to serve as an opening event for the upcoming National Bicentennial.

Creation Year: 1975
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.171077
Geocode Latitude:39.959392

Creator Name: Ray Smith/Smith Assoc. - Artist