Also known as: Delaware River Bridge
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Original Item Information

Project: Ben Franklin Bridge

Image Title: Philadelphia: View From Delaware River Bridge Toward Philadelphia

Local ID Number: 76-PC-014-004

Creator (i.e., draftsman, photographer, architect, etc.): Lutz, K. F., Photographer
Created: 1939

Comments: "Looking from the Bridge the city rises gradually from the waterfront, the towering business district forming a natural and imposing background.

The vehicular roadway of the bridge is 57 feet wide, permitting six traffic lanes. More than 10,000,000 cars cross over this bridge yearly."

Collection: Karl Lutz Collection
Institution: Athenaeum of Philadelphia

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