2 edition of The historic mansions and buildings of Philadelphia found in the catalog.
The historic mansions and buildings of Philadelphia
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||528 p. incl. front., illus., plates. ;|
|Number of Pages||528|
|LC Control Number||01010553|
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29 > View more images [10 total]. From small club houses to massive suburban mansions. Full-block factories and gorgeous multi-family apartment buildings. The two went their separate ways in While there are over projects listed to their names at Philadelphia’s Architects and Buildings Project, few remain standing today.
Many of those still in place are residences.