Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Item Info

Item No: pdcp01045
Title: Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Historic Street Address: Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This is a lovely, atmospheric photograph of automobiles driving on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, ca. 1930.  Flanked by the pair of Civil War Soldiers' and Sailors' Monuments, the cars make their way towards the Swann Memorial Fountain and City Hall in the distance.

Facsimile of image used in the exhibition, Corridor of Culture: 100 Years of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Parkway Central Library West Gallery, September 2017-November 2018.

Creation Year: ca. 1930
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.172094
Geocode Latitude:39.958779