35 SanitaryFairnumbers

February 25, 2013 | by Harry Kyriakodis

Ground plan of buildings of the Great Central Sanitary Fair, Logan Square, Philadelphia, June 1864. (Philadelphia: Printed & Lithogrd. by P. S. Duval & Son, 1864). Logan Street was the original western boundary of Logan Square; the park was expended to the west during work on the Ben Franklin Parkway. (Library Company of Philadelphia.)

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.

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