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Landmark: Franklin Square

Named for Benjamin Franklin. Northwest corner, 6th and Race. On the Independence Mall tour.

Franklin Square Fountain
1838
* abstract fountain
* Center of Franklin Square.
* 39.955650,-75.150450 [map]
* See also:
+phillyhistory.org 1915 picture of the fountain off




Living Flame Memorial
Reginald Beauchamp, 1976
* abstract flame, police and fire department logos
* Police and Fire Memorial. Painted during the 2006 Franklin Square renovation. The first picture is without the paint.
* Franklin Square.
* 39.955400,-75.149825 [map]
* Exhibits: Police and Fire Fighters


See Also

+historicphiladelphia.org's Franklin Square page
+wikipedia.org's Franklin Square page