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PENNSYLVANIA - Philadelphia County - Vacant / Not In Use

26th District Police and Patrol Station (added 1984 - - #84003550)
Philadelphia County - 2136-2142 E. Dauphin St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Doyle and Doak, Windrim,John T.
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Amalgamated Center (added 2008 - - #08001269)
Also known as Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America Office Building
Philadelphia County - 2101-2143 S. St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Meeting Hall, Organizational, Sport Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

American Railway Express Company Garage (added 2006 - - #06000664)
Also known as Eckert Building
Philadelphia County - 3002-3028 Cecil B. Moore Ave. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lamb, Robert E., Company, Harris & Richards
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Baird, Matthew, Mansion (added 1983 - - #83004241)
Philadelphia County - 814 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Baird,Matthew
Significant Year: 1863, 1864
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Beatty's Mills Factory Building (added 2004 - - #04000881)
Also known as Powell Mills
Philadelphia County - 2446-2468 Coral St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Beggarstown School (added 1971 - - #71000718)
Also known as The School
Philadelphia County - 6669 Germantown Ave. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bell Telephone Company Building (added 2000 - - #00000849)
Philadelphia County - 1827-35 Arch St. , Philadephia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stopper, Eugene, Zantzinger and Borie
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Communications
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Communications Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Boone, Daniel, School (added 1986 - - #86003265)
Philadelphia County - Hancock and Wildey Sts. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Catharine,Irwin T.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Butterworth, H.W. and Sons Company Building (added 2010 - - #10000406)
Philadelphia County - 2410 E York St , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Callowhill Industrial Historic District (added 2010 - - #10000403)
Philadelphia County - Roughly bounded by Pearl St, N Broad St, Hamilton St, and the Reading Railroad Viaduct , Philadelphia
(57 acres, 31 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Steele, William & Sons
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Engineering, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Mortuary, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Parking Lot, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Warehouse

Chandler, George, School (added 1988 - - #88002255)
Philadelphia County - 1050 E. Montgomery St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lynch Bros., Richards,H. deCourcey
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

City Park Brewery (added 1980 - - #80003609)
Also known as Louis Bergdoll Brewing Company;Bergdoll Brewery
Philadelphia County - Roughly bounded by Pennsylvania Ave., 28th, 30th, and Poplar Sts. , Philadelphia
(15 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Processing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Class and Nachod Brewery (added 2003 - - #03000724)
Philadelphia County - 1801-1823 N. 10th St. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Caspar, Charles H.
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Drexel and Company Building (added 1980 - - #80003610)
Also known as Drexel Building
Philadelphia County - 135--143 S. 15th St. , Philadelphia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Doyle & Co., Day & Klauder
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Dunlap, Thomas, School (added 1986 - - #86003277)
Philadelphia County - 5031 Race St. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lynch Bros., Titus,Lloyd
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Estey Hall (added 1983 - - #83004244)
Also known as Allman Building
Philadelphia County - 1701 Walnut St. , Philadelphia
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Baker & Dallet
Architectural Style: Other, Chicago
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use

Fisher's Lane (added 1980 - - #80003611)
Also known as East Logan St.
Philadelphia County - E. Logan St. , Philadelphia
(50 acres, 12 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Fitler School (added 1986 - - #86003281)
Philadelphia County - SE Seymour and Knox Sts. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gourley,S.,Jr., Anshutz,Louis
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Franklin Hose Company No. 28 (added 1980 - - #80003604)
Also known as Harmony Engine Company No. 6
Philadelphia County - 730-732 S. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Fire Station
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

General Electric Switchgear Plant (added 1985 - - #85003470)
Philadelphia County - Seventh and Willow Sts. , Philadelphia
(8 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Steele,WIlliam & Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Germantown Grammar School (Boundary Increase) (added 2006 - - #06000430)
Also known as Germantown Grammar School #2
Philadelphia County - 45 W. Haines St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Anshutz, Joseph W.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Germantown Junction Station (added 1999 - - #92000940)
Also known as North Philadelphia Station
Philadelphia County - 2900 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(35 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Roydhouse Arey & Co., Chandler,Theophilus P.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Graham and Laird, Schober and Mitchell Factories (added 1978 - - #78002448)
Philadelphia County - 19th St. between Hamilton and Buttonwood Sts. , Philadelphia
(40 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Geisinger & Hales
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Grumblethorpe Tenant House (added 1972 - - #72001156)
Also known as Tenant House of Wister`s Big House;See Also:Colonial Germant
Philadelphia County - 5269 Germantown Ave. , Philadelphia
(9 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hajoca Corporation Headquarters and Showroom (added 2003 - - #03000079)
Philadelphia County - 3025 Walnut St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wunder, Clarence E.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Harris Building (added 2001 - - #01000928)
Also known as Laird, Schober & Co.
Philadelphia County - 2121-41 Market St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Steele, William, & Sons Company
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Post Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hogue, Robert M., House (added 1986 - - #86000165)
Philadelphia County - 100 Pelham Rd. , Philadelphia
(8 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Boyd,D.K. & L.V.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jayne Estate Building (added 1987 - - #87000648)
Philadelphia County - 2--16 Vine St. , Philadelphia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McArthur,John,Jr.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kensington Branch of the Philadelphia YWCA (added 1990 - - #90000415)
Philadelphia County - 174 W. Allegheny Ave. , Philadelphia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hewitt,Granger & Paist
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Landreth, David, School (added 1986 - - #86003299)
Philadelphia County - 1201 S. Twenty-third St. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McCaul,Charles, Anshutz,Joseph W.
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Larkin--Belber Building (added 2003 - - #03000077)
Also known as Belber Trunk & Bag Company Building
Philadelphia County - 2200--2218 Arch St. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rothschild, Leroy B., Heckman, C.J.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Longfellow, Henry, School (added 1988 - - #88002294)
Philadelphia County - 5004--5098 Tacony St. , Philadelphia
(14 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reilly,Thomas, Richards,Henry deCourcy
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lorraine Apartments (added 2002 - - #02001427)
Also known as Divine Lorraine Hotel
Philadelphia County - 699 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Payne, George F., and Co., Hale, Willis G.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Divine, Rev. Major J.,
Significant Year: 1892, 1900, 1948
Area of Significance: Architecture, Black, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lower North Philadelphia Speculative Housing Historic District (added 1999 - - #99000325)
Also known as Cecil B. Moore Redevelopment Area
Philadelphia County - Roughly bounded by N. 15th St., Sydenham St., N. 16th St., Montgomery Av., N. 19th St. Jefferson St., Willington St. , Philadelphia
(600 acres, 855 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hale, Willis, Lonsdate, Thomas, et al.
Architectural Style: Gothic, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Correctional Facility, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Malvern Hall (added 1983 - - #83002273)
Philadelphia County - 6655 McCallum St. , Philadelphia
(13 acres, 2 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ballinger & Co., Beckerman,Henry
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Middishade Clothing Factory (added 1987 - - #86003579)
Also known as C.C. Knight Factory
Philadelphia County - 1600 Callowhill St. , Philadelphia
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Watson & Huckel
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Monastery, The (added 1972 - - #72001164)
Also known as See Also:Fairmount Park
Philadelphia County - Fairmount Park, Kitchen's Lane at Wissahickon Creek , Philadelphia
(9 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kelpius,Joseph
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Moore, Clarence B., House (added 1973 - - #73001664)
Also known as Charles Morris Price School
Philadelphia County - 1321 Locust St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eyre,Wilson,Jr.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Mulford Building (added 2004 - - #04000882)
Also known as Metropolitan Building
Philadelphia County - 640 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Balderston, Charles
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Musical Fund Hall (added 1971 - - #71000730)
Also known as Musical Fund Society Hall;Republican Party Convention Site o
Philadelphia County - 808 Locust St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Nugent Home for Baptists (added 2006 - - #06000746)
Philadelphia County - 221 W. Johnson St. , Philadelphia
(20 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stuckert, J. Franklin, Gilton, John W. et al.
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Sanatorium
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pennsylvania Railroad Office Building (added 2003 - - #03000071)
Philadelphia County - 3175 John F. Kennedy Blvd. , Philadelphia
(13 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Graham, Anderson, Probst & White
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pennsylvania State Office Building (added 2010 - - #09001216)
Also known as Philadelphia State Office Building
Philadelphia County - 1400 Spring Garden St. , Philadelphia
(19 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Carroll, Grisdale & Van Alen
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government, Landscape, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Plaza, Road-Related, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Government, Landscape, Landscape, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Plaza, Road-Related, Street Furniture/Object

Philadelphia Quartermaster Depot (added 2010 - - #09001212)
Also known as Defense Personnel Support Center; Defense Supply Center
Philadelphia County - 2724 S. 20th St. , Philadelphia
(260 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wark and Company, The Ballinger Company
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Military Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business

Philadelphia School of Occupational Therapy (added 2003 - - #03000528)
Also known as Medical Services Building
Philadelphia County - 419 S. 19th St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bissell & Sinker, Yeatman, Georgina P.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Clinic, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Philadelphia Wholesales Drug Company Building (added 1990 - - #90001410)
Philadelphia County - 513--525 N. Tenth St. , Philadelphia
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rankin,John Hall, Kellog,Thomas
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Portico Row (added 1977 - - #77001189)
Philadelphia County - 900--930 Spruce St. , Philadelphia
(13 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walter,Thomas U.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Powelton, The (added 1978 - - #78002452)
Also known as Powelton Apartments
Philadelphia County - 3500--3520 Powelton Ave., 214--218 35th St., and 215--221 36th St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Milligan & Webber, Hale,Willis G.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Presser Home for Retired Music Teachers (added 2006 - - #06001006)
Philadelphia County - 101-121 W. Johnson St. , Philadelphia
(35 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Davis & Dunlap
Architectural Style: Renaissance, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Sanatorium, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ralston, Robert, School (added 1986 - - #86003321)
Philadelphia County - 221 Bainbridge St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brinkworth,G., Esler,Louis H.
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ramsey, J. Sylvester, School (added 1986 - - #86003322)
Philadelphia County - Pine and Quince Sts. , Philadelphia
(9 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Royal Theater (added 1980 - - #80003619)
Philadelphia County - 1524--1534 South St. , Philadelphia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hahn,Frank E.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sims, Joseph, House (added 1978 - - #77001191)
Also known as Franklin Row
Philadelphia County - 228 S. 9th St. , Philadelphia
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mills,Robert
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Smaltz Building (added 2005 - - #05000759)
Also known as Smaltz-Goodwin Building
Philadelphia County - 315 N. 12th St. , Phiadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Turner Concrete Steel Construction, Ballinger & Perrot
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Smyser and English Pharmacy (added 2002 - - #02000071)
Also known as Leedom & Wissler Pharmacy
Philadelphia County - 245-247 W. Chelten Ave. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Caldwell, J.D.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling

Social Service Building (added 2002 - - #02000063)
Philadelphia County - 311 S. Juniper St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Trumbauer, Horace
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Front Street Historic District (added 1972 - - #72001171)
Also known as Southwark:See Also:Irish,Nathaniel,House;Moore,Capt.Thomas,H
Philadelphia County - 700--712 S. Front St., W side Bainbridge St. to Kenilworth St. , Philadelphia
(99 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Irish,Nathaniel, Smith,Samuel
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Spring Garden School No. 1 (added 1986 - - #86003332)
Philadelphia County - Twelfth and Ogden Sts. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Catharine,Irwin T.
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Anthony de Padua Parish School (added 1992 - - #92000400)
Philadelphia County - 2317--2333 Carpenter St. , Philadelphia
(5 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Watson,Frank R.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Joseph's House for Homeless Industrious Boys (added 1996 - - #96001204)
Philadelphia County - 1511 and 1515--1527 Allegheny Rd. , Philadelphia
(13 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Getz, Peter, et al., Hoffman-Henon
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Steel Heddle Manufacturing Company Complex (added 2010 - - #10000404)
Philadelphia County - 2100 W Allegheny Ave , Philadelphia
(18 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Steppacher, Walter M. and Brother Shirt Factory (added 2004 - - #04000193)
Also known as Lithographic Publications Building
Philadelphia County - 146-150 N. 13th St. , Philadephia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Steele, William & Sons
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sun Oil Building (added 1983 - - #83002280)
Philadelphia County - 1608-1610 Walnut St. , Philadelphia
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tilden,Register & Pepper
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use

Thaddeus Kosciuszko National Memorial (added 1970 - - #70000068)
Also known as 301 Pine Street
Philadelphia County - 301 Pine St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Few,Joseph
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Kosciuszko,General Thaddeus
Significant Year: 1775
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Military, Social History
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

USS DES MOINES (CA-134)(cruiser) (added 1987 - - #87000426)
Philadelphia County - Philadelphia Naval Yard , Philadelphia
(0 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Naval Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Upper Roxborough Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 2004 - - #04001226)
Also known as Upper Roxborough Reservoirs and Water Treatment Plants
Philadelphia County - Upper: roughly bounded by Cathedral, Harner, Lare, Summitt, Eva;Lower: roughly bounded by Eva, Dearnley and Shawmont , Philadelphia
( acres, 7 buildings, 13 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McNichol, James P. Co.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Public Works
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

Uptown Theater and Office Building (added 1982 - - #82003817)
Also known as Uptown Theater
Philadelphia County - 2240-2248 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(4 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Magaziner,Eberhard & Harris
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Theater
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Walnut-Chancellor Historic District (added 1980 - - #80003605)
Philadelphia County - 21st., Walnut and Chancellor Sts. , Philadelphia
(50 acres, 51 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Walton, Rudolph, School (added 1986 - - #86003341)
Philadelphia County - 2601--2631 N. Twenty-eighth St. , Philadelphia
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tafford,T.C.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West Diamond Street Townhouse Historic District (added 1991 - - #91000097)
Also known as West Diamond Street Brownstone Historic District
Philadelphia County - 3008--3146, 3011--3215 Diamond St. , Philadelphia
(50 acres, 78 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Smith,W. Frisbey
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Clinic, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Widener, P. A. B., Mansion (added 1986 - - #79002332)
Philadelphia County - 1200 N. Broad St. , Philadelphia
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hale,Willis G.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Historic Person: Widener,Peter A.B.
Significant Year: 1887
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Widow Maloby's Tavern (added 1972 - - #72001175)
Philadelphia County - 700 S. Front St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wills Hospital (added 1984 - - #84003582)
Also known as Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia County - 1601 Spring Garden St. , Philadelphia
(8 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Windrim,John T.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Clinic, Hospital
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wister, Mary Channing, School (added 1988 - - #88002333)
Philadelphia County - 843--855 N. 8th St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McCloskey & Co., Catharine,Irwin T.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wright, Richardson L., School (added 1986 - - #86003348)
Philadelphia County - 1101 Venango St. , Philadelphia
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Henderson Co., Titus,Lloyd
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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