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Person: Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman
Jo Davidson, 1939
* Statue of Walt Whitman
* standing person carrying a hat
* Southwest corner, Broad and Packer, on the approach to the onramp.
* 39.911460,-75.173325 [map]
* On the South Broad tour
* See also:
+wikipedia.org's Jo Davidson page




Social Consciousness
Jacob Epstein, 1954
* Quote from Walt Whitman
* big people, some standing, some not
* inscription:
A grand sane towering seated mother
Chair'd in the adamant of Time.

-Walt Whitman
* Near the back door of the Art Museum. Anne d'Harnocourt Drive (25th and Kelly Drive to the Spring Garden Bridge).
* 39.966210,-75.181475 [map]
* On the Art Museum Grounds tour
* See also:
+wikipedia.org's Jacob Epstein page
+Philadelphia Museum of Art




Walt Whitman
Leonard Baskin, 1981
* Bust of Walt Whitman
* head
* In front of Whitman Plaza. 4th and Oregon.
* 39.914700,-75.156260 [map]
* On the South Philly tour
* See also:
+Leonard Baskin page @ rmichelson.com


See Also

+wikipedia.org's Walt Whitman page