Philadelphia

Beautiful Statue - Angel Of The Resurrection by JD Andrews

T his statue is located near the main entrance of the 30th street Railroad Station in Philadelphia.
This statue is located near the main entrance of the 30th street Railroad Station in Philadelphia.

Prominently displayed is the Pennsylvania Railroad World War II Memorial, a bronze statue which honors Pennsylvania Railroad employees killed in World War II. It consists of a statue of the archangel Michael lifting the body of a dead soldier out of the flames of war, and was sculpted by Walker Hancock in 1950. On the four sides of the base of that sculpture are cast the 1,307 names of those employees in alphabetical order. ~wikipedia

Pennsylvania Hospital - Philadelphia by JD Andrews

The nation’s first hospital was co-founded by Benjamin Franklin.

US Postal Service Museum - Philadelphia by JD Andrews

Philadelphia Post Office Museum

US Postal Service Museum - 316 Market Street

This is the only active post office in the United States that does not fly a United States flag (because there wasn't yet one in 1775). The postmark "B. Free Franklin" is still used to cancel stamps.

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Looking Up in Philly by JD Andrews

Look Up

Ben Franklin Statue - Franklin Institute, Philadelphia by JD Andrews

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