Item Info

Item No: pdcp01106
Title: Etchings
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection

The Better Philadelphia Exhibition (from September 8 to October 15, 1947) was held in Gimbels department store.  It was a showcase of models, lightshows, and information, heralding ambitious plans for urban revitalization of the city.

This image is the front cover of a January 1948 promotional pamphlet, containing photographs and information from the exhibition.

**NOTE**:  To view the entire pamphlet described above, please click the "View PDF" button. 

Creation Year: 1948
Creator Name: Gatchel & Manning - Engraver
Ezra Stoller - Photographer