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University of Pennsylvania

University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1740Created by: PICRYLDated: 2016
[Reading room, University of Pennsylvania Library, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]
University of Pennsylvania, Penn or UPenn, is a private, Ivy League university located in Philadelphia and founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. Penn is one of 14 founding members of the Association of American Universities and one of the nine original colonial colleges.
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Benjamin Rush, M.D. Professor of Medicine, in the University of Pennsylvania

Benjamin Rush, M.D. Professor of Medicine, in the University of Pennsy...

"Painted and engraved by by Wm. Haines." This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions.

[Finish of boat rowing race between the University of Pennsylvania and Cornell Junior Eights, 1906]

[Finish of boat rowing race between the University of Pennsylvania and...

H80539 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Boats; Sports Rowing; Shelf.

University of Pennsylvania and Cornell--Junior Eights, 1906, at 1 1/2 mile

University of Pennsylvania and Cornell--Junior Eights, 1906, at 1 1/2 ...

Two teams in rowing race and people watching from five boats. H80538 U.S. Copyright Office.

Thomas Harrison Montgomery, late professor of zoology in the University of Pennsylvania

Thomas Harrison Montgomery, late professor of zoology in the Universit...

Copy photograph of photomechanical portrait print of Thomas Harrison Montgomery. Title from item. Forms part of: Ruthven Deane Collection (Library of Congress). Inscribed on verso: Rec'd from Frank L. Burns, May, 1918.

Franklin Statue, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Franklin Statue, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvani...

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

Dorm, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dorm, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Digital image produced by Carol M. Highsmith to represent her original film transparency; some details may differ between the film and the digital images. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer.... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-third, Thirty-fourth & Spruce Streets, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Smith Walk, Bounded by Walnut, Thirty-thir...

Significance: The landscaped walk that is now called Smith Walk preceded the campus plan of 1913 that set the goal of using buildings to frame space. With Hamilton Walk on the south side of the University of Pe... more

University of Pennsylvania, College Hall, Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, College Hall, Woodland Avenue, Philadelphi...

Significance: A good example of Collegiate Gothic architecture, a popular style of college architecture, which was especially in vogue during the post Civil War years when new colleges and universities were bei... more

University of Pennsylvania, College Hall, Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, College Hall, Woodland Avenue, Philadelphi...

Significance: A good example of Collegiate Gothic architecture, a popular style of college architecture, which was especially in vogue during the post Civil War years when new colleges and universities were bei... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Dental Hall, 3300 Smith Walk, Philadelphia...

Significance: The Dental Hall was the first purpose-built school of dentistry in the United States. When the Dental School moved to a new building in 1915, it was converted to house the School of Architecture, ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty-fourth Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

University of Pennsylvania, Lea Institute of Hygiene, 225 South Thirty...

Significance: The Lea Institute of Hygiene, commonly called Smith Halls, is an early research institute on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The building was the design of mid-Victorian architects Collins ... more