East Center City Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase and Decrease) (NRIS 100002523)

Address: Roughly bounded by S 6th, Locust, Juniper, Market & Arch Sts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. County/parish: Philadelphia.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places May 24, 2018.

From Wikipedia:

East Center City Commercial Historic District

The East Center City Commercial Historic District is a national historic district located in the Washington Square neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It encompasses 287 contributing structures, including large and small commercial buildings, banks, hotels, newspapers, clubs, and restaurants.

This district was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984, and underwent boundary adjustments in 2018.

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Architects:

  • Belluschi, Pietro
  • Burnham, Daniel and Co.
  • Casaccio, Lee
  • Cohn, Maurice G.
  • Ewing, George Company
  • Gruen, Victor and Elsie Krummeck
  • Harbison, Hough, Livingston and Larson
  • Hickman, Louis C.
  • Howe and Lescaze
  • Martin, Sydney Errington
  • Mathews, Stephen J.
  • Mellor and Meigs
  • Silverman and Levy
  • Thalheimer and Weitz

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100002523

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