Demolition of Market Street El

36th and Market Streets

1956

 

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Interstate 95 and Port Richmond Coal Yards

1974

 

 

 

 

New Terminal, Philadelphia International Airport

1958

Carroll, Grisdale & Van Alan, Architects

 

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Construction of Vine Street Expressway, looking towards 30th Street Station

1956

 

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Twilight view of Schuylkill Expressway above Vine Street

1982

 

 

 

 

Construction view of Schuylkill Expressway above Vine Street

1956

 

 

Philadelphia Museum of Art, night view

1982

 

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Triangle below Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Looking west from 20th Street and Pennsylvania Railroad tracks.

1955

 

Philadelphia Veterans Stadium under construction

1969

Architects: Hugh Stubbins & Associates, Stonorov & Haws, George Ewing & Company

 

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Franklin Field

33rd and Spruce Streets

1952

Day & Klauder, Architects

 

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South Philadelphia Sports Complex, including Philadelphia Veterans Stadium, the Spectrum, and John F. Kennedy Stadium

1981

Architects: Skidmore Owings & Merrill (Spectrum), Simon & Simon (JFK Stadium)

 

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Fish-eye view of Market East from City Hall tower

1982

 

 
 
 
Market Street from east portal of City Hall

1950

 

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Center City looking northeast past City Hall

1974  

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View of JFK Plaza, Municipal Services Building and City Hall

1982

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City Hall with One Liberty Place

1988

 

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Skyline from Art Museum Steps

1950

 

 

Skyline from Art Museum Window

1965

 

 

 

Skyline from Art Museum Steps

1987

 

Night View of City Hall from Art Museum

1982

 

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Fireworks over the Parkway

1976

 

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Cathedral of SS Peter & Paul Ceiling

Logan Circle

1976

Napoleon LeBrun, John Notman, et. al.

 

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Cathedral of SS Peter & Paul Interior

Logan Circle

1976

Napoleon LeBrun, John Notman, et. al.

 

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Temple Beth Sholom

Old York Road, Elkins Park

1961

Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect

 

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Episcopal Academy Chapel

City Avenue, Lower Merion

1960

Vincent G. Kling, Architect

 

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