Highland Hall (Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania)
Highland Hall, April 2010
|Location||517 Walnut St., Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania|
|Area||4.3 acres (1.7 ha)|
|NRHP Reference #||78002351|
|Added to NRHP||September 13, 1978|
Highland Hall, also known as the Courthouse Annex, is a historic school building located at Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania. It was designed by noted Philadelphia architect Samuel Sloan (1815-1884) and built about 1865. It is a four-story, "T" shaped stone building measuring 150 feet wide and 160 feet deep. It features a mansard roof, characteristic of the Second Empire style. It was originally built to serve as a Presbyterian seminary for both sexes. It became a female academy and officially named Highland Hall in 1911. It continued to be used as a girls' school until 1940. It became a county office building in 1969.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.
- ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (SEARCHABLE DATABASE). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes Patrick Miller and Susan Zacher (October 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Highland Hall" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-05.
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