Insurance Company of North America Building (Philadelphia)

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Insurance Company of North America Building
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Insurance Company of North America Building (Philadelphia) is located in Pennsylvania
Insurance Company of North America Building (Philadelphia)
Location 1600 Arch St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Coordinates 39°57′16″N 75°10′2″W / 39.95444°N 75.16722°W / 39.95444; -75.16722Coordinates: 39°57′16″N 75°10′2″W / 39.95444°N 75.16722°W / 39.95444; -75.16722
Built 1925
Architect Stone & Webster,Inc.; Stewardson & Page
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78002449
Significant dates
Added to NRHP June 2, 1978[1]
Designated NHL June 2, 1978[2]

Insurance Company of North America Building is a building in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1978.[2][3]

The building was designed by architects Stewardson & Page (formerly Cope & Stewardson) and built by Stone & Webster, Inc. It opened in 1925 as the home office of the Insurance Company of North America (INA), then one of the largest property insurance companies in the United States.[4] The company remained there until 1991.

The building has been developed into condominiums.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ a b "Insurance Company of North America Building". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-02-17. 
  3. ^ George R. Adams (May, 1977). National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Insurance Company of North America Building PDF (32 KB). National Park Service.  and Accompanying photos, exterior and interior, from c.1930 and 1977 PDF (32 KB)
  4. ^ Adams, p. 2.

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