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Louis I. Kahn

(1901-1974)

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
1. Louis I. Kahn Marker
Inscription. Among the foremost architects of the late 20th century. Trained in the Beaux-Arts method at the University of Pennsylvania, Kahn redefined architecture through his extraordinary use of mass, light, and structure. A Penn professor, his office was here.
 
Erected 2004 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Location. 39° 56.983′ N, 75° 9.97′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on Walnut Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1501 Walnut Street, Philadelphia PA 19102, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union League of Philadelphia (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anne Brancato Wood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oldest Photograph (approx. 0.2 miles away); Historical Society of Pennsylvania (approx. 0.2 miles away); New Century Guild (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mother Jones (approx. 0.2 miles away); Broad Street Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Wanamaker (1838-1922) (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
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Louis I. Kahn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
2. Louis I. Kahn Marker
 
 
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