Item: Liberty Bell from Philadelphia to San Francisco and return

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Record Number: 3077
Reproduction restrictions: Unknown
Photographer: Kuenzel, Harry
Date of Original: 1915
Original Format: Photographs
Image description: Images depicting the Liberty Bell's trip in 1915 from Philadelphia to San Francisco; 001 Emma Doane, Chairman of the California delegation presenting Mayor Blackenburg and Citizens of Philadelphia the petitions of 500,000 school children of the State of California asking Philadelphians to send the Liberty Bell to the Panama Pacific International Exhibition of San Francisco in 1915; 002 Liberty Bell, Philadelphia to San Francisco, 1915, map of westward route; 003 Liberty Bell, on truck bed with floral garland ; 004 Loading the Liberty Bell onto the train car; 005 Truck leaving Independence Hall with the Liberty Bell; 006 Mounted officers leading the Liberty Bell to the train station; 007 Lowering the Liberty Bell from Independence Hall; 008 Soldiers in procession at Penn Square; 009 Crowd at removal ceremony, Philadelphia; 010 Liberty Bell prior to being loaded on the train car

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