John Greenleaf Whittier School (Philadelphia)
John Greenleaf Whittier School
John Greenleaf Whittier School, September 2010
|Location||2600 Clearfield St.,|
|Area||1.8 acres (0.73 ha)|
|Built by||Cramp & Co.|
|Architect||Henry deCourcy Richards|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival|
|MPS||Philadelphia Public Schools TR|
|NRHP reference #||88002334|
|Added to NRHP||November 18, 1988|
John Greenleaf Whittier School is a historic school building located in the Allegheny West neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was designed by architect Henry deCourcy Richards and built in 1913. It is a three-story, brick-faced reinforced concrete building, five bays wide with terra cotta trim. It has a Classical Revival-style entrance surround with entablature. It is named for John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892).
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "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: John Greenleaf Whittier School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-19.
- Matheson, Kathy (March 7, 2013). "4 Philadelphia Schools Saved, 23 Closing After SRC Vote". WPVI-TV. Retrieved March 11, 2017.
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