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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. Touch 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. Artillery Corps Washington Grays (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Union League of Philadelphia (about 500 feet away); Anne Brancato Wood (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oldest Photograph (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dutch Settlements on the Delaware (approx. 0.2 miles away); Matthias William Baldwin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Swedish Settlements on the Delaware (approx. 0.2 miles away); William McKinley (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map 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
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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