Valley Forge, Pa

Images of Valley Forge, Pa. highlight Valley Forge National Historical Park and battlefield, including monuments, memorials, and the Washington Memorial Chapel. Illustrates Washington's Headquarters, replicas of revolutionary war cabins, cannons, the defender's gate at the Washington Memo...

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Corporate Author: Philadelphia Record
Language:English
Published: 1928-1943
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Online Access:Philadelphia Record Photograph Morgue (Name Index)
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Summary: Images of Valley Forge, Pa. highlight Valley Forge National Historical Park and battlefield, including monuments, memorials, and the Washington Memorial Chapel. Illustrates Washington's Headquarters, replicas of revolutionary war cabins, cannons, the defender's gate at the Washington Memorial Cemetery, and the Chimes Tower. Portrays battle re-enactments and patriotic ceremonies (among which is the dogwood dedication and a visit by President Hoover). Also contains views of the Park Commissioners during a hot dog controversy, a scene at the Washington Inn, an antique medicine chest and an antique fire engine.
These subject entries for the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photo “morgue” are primarily for Places (buildings, parks, streets, etc.), Things (Bicycles, Bison, Blind Persons [just sampling the B’s]), Events (Democratic National Convention 1936, Flourtown Fair, Harvest Week) and Social Constructs (Home Economics, City Planning, Eating & Drinking, etc.). Each of these subjects became a MARC record which included a call number. In the case of these records, the call numbers are the actual folder numbers for the materials referenced. Therefore, these subject headings are really also an index for this section of the Philadelphia Record newspaper’s photograph morgue. [The name section of the Philadelphia Record photo morgue represents individuals, A-Z, and
Item Description: Part of the Philadelphia Record Photograph Collection; for general information, see collection record.
Physical Description: 1 map
70 photoprints : silver gelatin; 3 photoprints 11"x 17" or smaller