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Aero Memorial (1948)
by Paul Manship (1885 – 1966)
Located opposite the main entrance of the Franklin Institute, the bronze sphere is dedicated to the aviators who died in World War I.
Walt Whitman (1939, cast 1957)
by Jo Davidson (1883 - 1952)
Conservation for Walt Whitman and Other Philadelphia Treasures
Philadelphia’s Walt Whitman sculpture by artist Jo Davidson gets special treatment just in time for poet’s 200th birthday. WHYY interviewed our conservation team about the process (VIDEO).