PA Polytechnic Institute, Philadelphia

Historical Images of Philadelphia Claude Alexander Negatives
PA Polytechnic Institute, Philadelphia

Item Info

Item No: pdcal00059
Title: PA Polytechnic Institute, Philadelphia
Historic Street Address: 2221-2225 N. Broad Street
Media Type: Photographic Negatives
Source: Print and Picture Collection

This is a ca. 1935 image, taken by amateur Philadelphia photographer Claude Alexander, showing an exterior view of the inside of the PA Polytechnic Institute, on N. Broad Street.  At the time of this photograph, some of the Institute's activites had an apparent connection with the US Army Air Corps.  The US Army Air Corps insignia, visible through the window, was in use from 1927-1942.

Creation Year: ca. 1935
Geocode Latitude: Geocode Latitude:39.986888
Geocode Longitude:-75.155774