Benjamin Franklin Parkway

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, ranks among the most notable of early-20th-century City Beautiful projects. The parkway cuts a wide diagonal across the city's street grid, creating a vast open space for public events. Construction began in 1909 and ...

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