Download e-book for iPad: Benjamin Franklin Parkway, The (Postcard History Series) by Harry Kyriakodis

By Harry Kyriakodis

ISBN-10: 1467121533

ISBN-13: 9781467121538

The Benjamin Franklin limited-access highway has sliced in the course of the Logan sq. local of heart urban (downtown) Philadelphia when you consider that global conflict I. Named after Philadelphia's favourite son, the mile-long side road starts at urban corridor and heads diagonally in the direction of Logan Circle earlier than attaining the Philadelphia Museum of paintings. The postcards and different pictures during this paintings convey the parkway's improvement and its position in Philadelphia's civic and cultural existence. regardless of frequently serving as a speedway into and out of city, the Ben Franklin expressway is a triumph in city making plans that has develop into a valuable a part of town of Brotherly Love.

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