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O T H E R   I M A G E S   —   (38 images, all shown)
[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Top, Large, Parkway Lamp
(WHL, 5/10/1923)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-007
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Monogram for the Parkway Lamppost
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123.503
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Monogram for Parkway Lamp
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-009
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Parkway Lamps
(3/15/1923)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-006
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Electrolier Revisions to Top & Globe with Note as to Base
(4/6/1921)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-002
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Present Plan of the City Showing Proposed Avenues
(Jacques Greber, 1917)
Local ID #: Pages 8-9
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
The Parkway as Placed on the City Plan
(4/9/1906)
Local ID #: Page 10a
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
The Parkway as shown on plan by Trumbauer, Zantzinger and Cret for Fairmount Park Association
(12/9/1907)
Local ID #: Page 10b
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
The Parkway as shown on plan by Jacques Greber for Fairmount Park Commission
(1917)
Local ID #: Page 11b
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
The Parkway as shown on plan recommended by Mayor Reyburn
(1908)
Local ID #: Page 11a
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Longitudinal Section Along the Fairmount Parkway
Local ID #: Pages 14-15a
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
General Plan of the Fairmount Parkway
(Jacques Greber, 1917)
Local ID #: Pages 14-15b
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Parkway looking toward Art Museum
(Jacques Greber, 1918)
Local ID #: Page 17
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Parkway looking toward City Hall from Art Museum
(Jacques Greber)
Local ID #: Page 18
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Sketch of Logan Square and Parkway from Photo taken from City Hall Tower
(Jacques Greber)
Local ID #: Page 19
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Photograph of the site of the Parkway when first proposed
(1907)
Local ID #: Page 22
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Photograph of the site of the Parkway in course of construction
(1919)
Local ID #: Page 23
The Fairmount Parkway (Philadelphia: Fairmount Park Art Association, 1919)
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Elevation and Plan
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123.501
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
3" Scale Layout
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123.500
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Revised Study of Top, Parkway Lamp
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123.502
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Circular Bracket
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-005
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Cross Arm
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-004
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Top Ornament
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-003
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Sections
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-002
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Elevation
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-001
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Arm for South St. Type Lamp Pole (4 Foot Arm)
(BEM, 2/6/1925)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265.501
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Detail of Column and Base for Boulevard Lighting
(7/8/1915)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265.500
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Parkway Bracket Lamp Posts
(RR, 7/27/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-SK1
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Access Door in Base
(GBR, 12/28/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-008
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Bottom of Shaft
(GBR, 12/19/1931)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE265-007
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[Lamp Posts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
Pendant Incandescent Lighting Fixture, Type B Suspension
(BEM, 2/2/1926)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Revisions of Portions of Parkway Electrolier Shown on Sheet #132-7 of Original Contract
(WHL, 8/17/1923)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-011
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Electrolier
(4/6/1921)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-001
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Electrolier
(7/8/1921)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-003
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Parkway Lamps
(3/15/1923)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-006.02
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Design of Lamp Posts
(12/8/1922)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-004
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway Lamp Posts]
Base, Large, Parkway Lamp
(WHL, 5/10/1923)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE123-008
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The Philadelphia Parkway as Planned for The Fairmount Park Art Association by Horace Trumbauer, C.C. Zantzinger and Paul P. Cret
Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 001-PRL-044
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D E S I G N   D R A W I N G S   /   S K E T C H E S   —   (7 images, all shown)
[Philadelphia Parkway and Schuylkill River Embankments Improvement Plan]
[Fairmount Park Art Association]
Bird's-eye perspective from the East
(Paul Philippe Cret, delineator, 1907)
Paul Philippe Cret Collection, Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania.
Local ID #: aaup.062.132
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[Parkway from City Hall to Fairmount Park]
plan
(Edmund B. Gilchrist, architect)
Edmund Beaman Gilchrist Collection, Architectural Archives, University of Pennsylvania.
Local ID #: aaup.007.51
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[The Parkway]
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pa.]
General Plan of Grading of the Grounds of the Municipal Art Gallery; S.W. Secton
(J. Greber, 3/30/1920)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE087.024
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[Bird's Eye View of the Park Boulevard from City Hall to Fairmount Park]
(2/24/1892)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 27-P-060-001
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pa.]
From Logan Square to Fairmount Park
(7/1909)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE087.507
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pa.]
Plan of Fairmount Plaza
(J. Greber, 9/1919)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE087-018
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C O N S T R U C T I O N   D R A W I N G S   —   (1 image)
[Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pa.]
Elevation of Embankment on Schuylkill River
(J. Greber, 9/1918)
Cret Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: CRE087.501
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A S - B U I L T   P H O T O G R A P H S   —   (26 images, all shown)
[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-PC-110-003
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-054
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-065
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-107
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[Parkway]
Banjamin Franklin Parkway At Night
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-004
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-081
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[Parkway]
Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin Parkway
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-PC-110-002
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[Distant view of Art Museum down parkway ]
Lawrence S. Williams, Inc. Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway from the Art Museum]
(Larry Williams, Photographer, 3/22/2003)
Lawrence S. Williams, Inc. Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 140-P2-004
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer, 1957)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-024
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[Parkway]
Philadelphia: Benjamin Franklin Parkway at Night
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer, 1940)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-PC-110-001
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-114
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer, 1948)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-030
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-001
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-008
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[Philadelphia - Several Views]
[Aerial View]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-121-002B
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[Parkway]
(Lutz, K. F., Photographer, 1948)
Karl Lutz Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 76-P-110-033
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1964)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-001
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1963)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-002
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1963)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-003
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1964)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-004
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1964)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-005
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1964)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-006
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[Benjamin Franklin Parkway]
(1964)
Jacob Stelman Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: 143-P-388-007
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Image Not Available Online - Details
[Ben Franklin Parkway]
Lawrence S. Williams, Inc. Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
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