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Birds-eye view, Centennial Buildings

GC002.02.048 (RS129532)

Description

This lithographs presents a detailed view of the Centennial Buildings and grounds at Fairmount Park in Philadelphia. Below the plate, the building dimensions are given.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1875
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-12-15
Physical Description
1 color lithograph
Dimensions
20.75x 27.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 48OVR
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Thatcher, 1925
GUSN
198972
Reference Code
GC002.02.048

Record details

Originator
H. J. Toudy & Co. (Publisher)
Traubel , M. H., 1820-1897 (Artist)
Other Organizations
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Descriptive Terms
bird's-eye views
fairgrounds
industrial expositions
Material Type
color lithographs
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Centennial Exposition
Fairmount Park (Philadelphia, Pa.)
World's Fair
Places
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 41-50
Physical Access Restrictions
Very good -- a few minor tears in margin

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