70 Redemption of the Lower Schuylkill photo

May 29, 2013 | by Harry Kyriakodis

The Callowhill Street Operating Station, from The Redemption of the Lower Schuylkill: The River as It Was, The River as It Is, The River as It Should Be (1924).

About the Author

Harry Kyriakodis Harry Kyriakodis, author of Philadelphia's Lost Waterfront (2011), Northern Liberties: The Story of a Philadelphia River Ward (2012) and The Benjamin Franklin Parkway (2014), regularly gives walking tours and presentations on unique yet unappreciated parts of the city. A founding/certified member of the Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides, he is a graduate of La Salle University and Temple University School of Law, and was once an officer in the U.S. Army Field Artillery. He has collected what is likely the largest private collection of books about the City of Brotherly Love: over 2700 titles new and old.


  1. Deenah Loeb says:

    Please add publication credit: City Parks Association 1924 (and author).

    1. done, thanks for catching –ed.

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