The Frank Fox and Polish Poster Collection and the Kenneth F. Lewalksi Polish Posters Collection
Location: URBN Center
3501 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Hours: By appointment only.
The Frank Fox Polish Poster Collection at Drexel University and the Kenneth F. Lewalski Polish Posters Collection together represent one of the largest surveys of Societ-era Polish posters in an institution in the United States.
The Frank Fox Polish Poster Collection was acquired by the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design in 2007 from Dr. Frank Fox, an alumnus of the University and professor emeritus of European history at West Chester University. This collection contains around 2,500 posters from the mid to late 20th century covering topics from culture, theater, circus, music and Solidarity.
The Kenneth F. Lewalksi Polish Posters Collection, acquired in 2009, consists of approximated 140 posters focused around the themes of jazz, theater, film and the Polish circus.