North American Building
|North American Building|
|Architectural style||Chicago school|
|Location||121 S. Broad Street
|Roof||81 m (266 ft)|
|Floor area||142,084 sq ft (13,200.0 m2)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||James H. Windrim|
|Developer||Thomas B. Wanamaker|
The North American Building is an 81 m (266 ft), 21-story, historic high-rise building at 121 South Broad Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The building was designed by Philadelphia architect James H. Windrim (1840–1919) as the headquarters of the newspaper, The North American, and commissioned by Thomas B. Wanamaker, the newspaper's publisher and son of John Wanamaker, the department store founder.
- "A Brief History of the Illuminated Buildings Along the Avenue of the Arts", by Fatima Adamu, Project Coordinator, Center City District.
- Listing and photographs at Philadelphia Architects and Buildings