Lewis C. Cassidy School

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Lewis C. Cassidy School
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Lewis C. Cassidy School
Lewis C. Cassidy School is located in Philadelphia
Lewis C. Cassidy School
Lewis C. Cassidy School is located in Pennsylvania
Lewis C. Cassidy School
Lewis C. Cassidy School is located in the US
Lewis C. Cassidy School
Location 6523 Lansdowne Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°58′30″N 75°15′03″W / 39.9751°N 75.2508°W / 39.9751; -75.2508Coordinates: 39°58′30″N 75°15′03″W / 39.9751°N 75.2508°W / 39.9751; -75.2508
Area 1.9 acres (0.77 ha)
Built 1922–1924
Built by Sinclair & Grigg
Architect Irwin T. Catharine
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP reference # 88002252[1]
Added to NRHP November 18, 1988

Lewis C. Cassidy Academics Plus School is a historic elementary school located in the Morris Park neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is part of the School District of Philadelphia. The building was designed by Irwin T. Catharine and built in 1922–1924. It is a three-story, nine bay by five bay, brick building on a raised basement in the Colonial Revival-style. It features large stone arch surrounds on the first level, a projecting entrance pavilion, a double stone cornice, and brick parapet topped by stone coping.[2]

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

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  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: Lewis C. Cassidy School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.

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