D. Newlin Fell School

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D. Newlin Fell School
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D. Newlin Fell School, May 2010
D. Newlin Fell School is located in Philadelphia
D. Newlin Fell School
D. Newlin Fell School is located in Pennsylvania
D. Newlin Fell School
D. Newlin Fell School is located in the US
D. Newlin Fell School
Location 900 Oregon W. Ave.,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°54′56″N 75°09′48″W / 39.9155°N 75.1634°W / 39.9155; -75.1634Coordinates: 39°54′56″N 75°09′48″W / 39.9155°N 75.1634°W / 39.9155; -75.1634
Area less than one acre
Built 1922-1924
Architect Irwin T. Catharine
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP reference # 88002268[1]
Added to NRHP November 18, 1988

D. Newlin Fell School is a historic school located in the East Oregon neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is part of the School District of Philadelphia. It shares a site with the George C. Thomas Junior High School. The building was designed by Irwin T. Catharine and built in 1922-1924. It is a three-story, eight bay, brick building on a raised basement in the Colonial Revival-style. It features two projecting entrances with stone surrounds and a brick parapet.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

Students zoned to Fell are zoned to South Philadelphia High School.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Jefferson M. Moak (May 1987). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: D. Newlin Fell School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03. 
  3. ^ "D. Newlin Fell Elementary School Geographic Boundaries." School District of Philadelphia. Retrieved on December 7, 2016.

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