Scene of Proposed Boulevard

Item Info

Item No: pdcp01080
Title: Scene of Proposed Boulevard
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Caption from the newspaper article about this photograph--stamped on reverse of photo, Feb 3 1933: "Scene of Proposed Boulevard. Looking under Spring Garden Street Bridge this view of river bank is shown all cleaned up for continuation of West River Drive as far south as University Bridge. The project, part of 'City Beautiful' plan, has been under consideration for a long time."

Looking across the river at the skyline, one can see the dome of the Catherdral Basilica of Staints Peter and Paul (left) and the top of City Hall (center).

Creation Year: 1933
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.184124
Geocode Latitude:39.964149

Creator Name: Unknown newspaper - Photographer