Details
IMAGE number
LCP463104
Title
American National Monument of Memorials, 1878 (photolitho)
Artist
Carbutt, John (1832-1905) / American
Location
Library Company of Philadelphia, PA, USA
Medium
photolithograph
Date
1878CE
Dimensions
50 x 94 cms
Description
"for all our people throughout all the land, to honor the fathers of our country forever. To be on Independence Square, in Philadelphia, in the buildings and halls where their work was done." Promotional print showing Independence Hall remodeled to accommodate an unrealized national monument conceived during the Centennial movement by patriot and roofer Joseph Leeds to honor the Founding Fathers of the United States.
Credit
American National Monument of Memorials, 1878 (photolitho), Carbutt, John (1832-1905) / Library Company of Philadelphia, PA, USA / Library Company of Philadelphia / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
seal / monuments / unrealised / city hall / drawing / states / congress hall / seals / memorials / exterior / philadelphia / monument / memorial / proposal / north america / independence hall / architecture / centennial / american / pennsylvania / america / architectural / us / united states / building / design / usa / plan
Categories
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 6984 × 3687 px 591 × 312 mm 2.3 MB
Medium 1024 × 541 px 87 × 46 mm 0.7 MB
Small 600 × 317 px 51 × 27 mm 0.2 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright

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