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The Redemption of the Lower Schuylkill: the river as it was, the river as it is, the river as it should be
Lithographic Plates and Photographs showing comparing scenes along the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia during early European settlement to those during the early 19th Century along with recommendations for improvement.
Hardcover, 171 pages
Published 1924 by The City Parks Association
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Amazing illustrations of early settlers homes along the river, grand bridges, compared to the pollution of waste water dumps, factories and rail roads along the Philadelphia river in the 19th century along with before and after examples of cities around the world that had improved their waterways and created clean public spaces.