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Fairmount Water Works, Forebay and Pleasure... icon image

Fairmount Water Works, Forebay and Pleasure...
"The Fairmount Water Works, with its formal gardens and promenades, was a focal point for pleasure seekers almost from the time these buildings were ... more

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Collections: Decades in the making, our growing collections are hand-selected by our librarians for quality, depth and breadth. Whether you’re a serious researcher or simply curious, these gatherings are some of the great treasures of Philadelphia.
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