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Catalogue of the Wilstach Collection, Memorial Hall, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia

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Published by Fairmount Park Commissioners in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementsupplement; ed. by Carol H. Beck
ContributionsBeck, C. H.
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26355054M
OCLC/WorldCa8339506

The Free Library of Philadelphia keeps its doors open until p.m. Monday through Thursday. Foundation Center Looking for grant and fundraising information?/10(). United States Centennial International Exhibition Philadelphia, May 10–Novem Memorial Hall. Hermann J. Schwarzmann, architect Built of granite, with a statue of Columbia topping its central dome, Memorial Hall housed the first major international art exhibition ever held in the United States. Jeanne D'Arc Statue, Girard Ave. Entrance to Fairmount Park. Creator. Philadelphia Post Card Co. Location. Girard Ave. Entrance to Fairmount Park,” Robert M. Skaler Postcard Collection, Athenaeum of Philadelphia, Athenaeum of Philadelphia Featured Collections, accessed April Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Descriptive souvenir of Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, Pa by Fairmount Park Guard Pension Fund Association., , Reichert and Co. edition, in EnglishPages:


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