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Year: 1978

Earth, Air, Fire, Water
Christopher T. Ray, 1972 - 1990
* plants, bird, sun
* 5 metal sculptured gates. Apartment complex bounded by Front, Second, Spruce, and Delancey.
* 39.944400,-75.144850 [map]
* On the Society Hill tour
* See also:
+chrisray.com




743 Spruce Gates
Elizabeth Osborne Cooper, 1978
* abstract ironwork
* Gates. Pennsylvania Hospital. East side of 8th, North of Spruce and South side of Manning, East of 8th.
* 39.946150,-75.154500 [map]
* On the Washington Square tour
* See also:
+Pennsylvania Hospital




Black Rock Mesa
Glenn Zweygardt, 1978
* geometric forms
* Liacouras Walk, just North of Cecil B. Moore.
* 39.979225,-75.156500 [map]
* On the Temple Campus tour
* See also:
+glennzweygardt.com




Children at Play
Peter Rockwell, 1978
* In memory of Ned Wolf
* small people standing, dog
* Lincoln Drive and Wissahickon.
* 40.030025,-75.187250 [map]




Four Decorative Panels
Bernard Felch, 1978
* abstract brickwork
* Set in to the East walls of the entrances of the first three houses, and facing the sidewalk on Front. The pictures are ordered from West to East. The first is almost completely obscured by a gate, but the rest are visible.
* Walls. Northwest corner, Front and Pine.
* 39.942950,-75.143725 [map]
* On the Society Hill tour




Gates and Grills
Albert Paley, 1978
* abstract forms
* The grill is clearly signed. The gate isn't, but the catalog says Gates and Grills, and they seem to go together
* Gates and grills. Lombard West of Front.
* 39.941950,-75.144000 [map]
* On the Lombard-South tour
* See also:
+albertpaley.com




Gift of the Winds
Joseph C. Bailey, 1978
* abstract form
* picture was taken while the area around the piece was being rebuilt
* 5th and Market, Northeast corner.
* 39.950875,-75.148675 [map]
* On the Independence Mall tour
* See also:
+Max Buten's first picture of this piece
+Max Buten's second picture of this piece




Horse Team and Pumper Making A Run
Harold Kimmelman, 1978
* small seated person, partial person, hat and helmet, fire-fighting equipment, horses
* Wall. West side of 2nd, North of York.
* 39.987575,-75.135825 [map]
* On the Kensington tour
* Exhibits: Police and Fire Fighters
* See also:
+hksculpt.com
+Harold Kimmelman @ philasculptors.org




Jesus, The Bread of Life
Walter Erlebacher, 1978
* Statue of Jesus
* small standing person, food
* inscription: 4th International Eucharistic Congress
* In the yard outside the Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul. Northest corner of 18th Street, Race Street, and the Parkway.
* 39.957140,-75.168900 [map]
* On the Parkway and Pennsylvania tour
* Exhibits: Religious
* See also:
+Joey Blue's picture of this piece
+ushistory.org page for the building
+philadelphiabuildings.org's page for the building




LOVE
Robert Indiana, 1978
* idea
* Temporarily relocated across 15th and JFK to the Northwest corner of Dilworth Park while Love Park is being rebuilt.
* There is also a Penn Campus copy of LOVE
* John F. Kennedy Plaza (Love Park). Northwest of the Northwest corner, 15th and JFK.
* 39.954150,-75.165500 [map]
* On the Parkway and Pennsylvania tour
* Exhibits: Favorites, Peace and Love
* See also:
+Max Buten's page for this piece
+wikipedia.org's Robert Indiana page
+Smithsonian interview with Robert Indiana




Pillar
Leon Sitarchuk, 1978
* abstract form
* Park used to be open, is now gated with a Private Property sign. Visible through the fence on either side.
* South side of Rodman, East of 8th.
* 39.942530,-75.154560 [map]
* On the Lombard-South tour




Ritz Screen
William P. Delaney, 1978
* big abstract form
* East wall. Ritz 5. West side of Dock, South of Walnut between 2nd and 3rd.
* 39.946550,-75.145300 [map]
* On the Society Hill tour
* See also:
+Ritz 5




Shongun XXII
Ernest Shaw, 1978
* abstract form
* Penn Dental School. West side of 40th, North of Spruce.
* 39.952175,-75.203150 [map]
* On the University City South Medical Complex tour
* See also:
+ernestshaw.com




Turtle
Eric Berg, 1978
* big turtle
* visible through the fence
* North side of Fitzwater, East of 10th.
* 39.941060,-75.158475 [map]
* On the South Philly tour
* See also:
+Eric Berg Studios




White Water
Robinson Fredenthal, 1978
* big geometric forms
* East Side of 5th Street, North of Market, along the walkway between 4th and 5th.
* 39.950975,-75.147925 [map]
* On the Independence Mall tour
* See also:
+Max Buten's first picture of this piece
+Max Buten's second picture of this piece
+Max Buten's third picture of this piece
+robinfredenthal.com