Philadelphia, a Guide to the Nation's Birthplace

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Best Books on, 1939 - 704 pages
compiled by the Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ; sponsored by the Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
 

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Contents

THE CITY AND ITS BACKGROUND
4
PORTRAIT OF PHILADELPHIA OOOOOIUllUO oawm
16
OLD WAYS AND OLD TALES
88
THE IMPRINT OF NATIONS
98
GOVERNMENTAL MACHINERY l
109
THE CITYS CULTURAL ASPECTS
159
INDEPENDENCE SQUARE GROUP
319
CARPENTERS HALL
339
LONGEST STRAIGHT STREET
441
HISTORIC GERMANTOWN City Tour 6
475
WEST PHILADELPHIA
492
THROUGH INDUSTRIAL PHILADELPHIA City Tour 9
513
ALONG THE WATER FRONT City Tour 10
533
FAIRMOUNT PARK
547
THE TREELINED PARKWAY City Tour 13 I
575
AROUND PENNS CAMPUS City Tour 14
587

THE POWEL HOUSE
345
FRANKLIN INSTITUTE AND THE FELS PLANETARIUM
353
GIRARD COLLEGE
370
ROADS AND RAMBLES IN AND AROUND THE CITY
377
WHERE THE FATHERS WALKED
385
TO THE SCHUYLKILUS BANK City Tour 3
431
Hills and Dales of the Wissahiekon
601
JAUNTS TO THE ENVIRONS
629
CHRONOLOGY
686
INDEX
692
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