Item: John Wanamaker Memorial Bell Tower

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Record Number: 10977
Collection: John Wanamaker collection [2188]
Box Number: 209
Folder Number: 1B
Relates to: Wanamaker, John, 1838-1922
Address: 13th and Market Streets
Philadelphia , PA
Date of Original: circa 1926
Original Format: Photograph › Gelatin Silver Print
Dimensions: Dimensions of frame, 35.5 by 29 cm
Image description: Photograph of the rooftop of Wanamaker's Department Store in Philadelphia showing the construction of a bell tower to house the Memorial Bell erected to honor John Wanamaker. The bell was later moved to the Liberty Loan Building.