Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building

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Philadelphia Wholesales Drug Company Building
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Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building, August 2010
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building is located in Philadelphia
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building is located in Pennsylvania
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building is located in the US
Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building
Location 513-525 N. Tenth St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°57′41″N 75°9′21″W / 39.96139°N 75.15583°W / 39.96139; -75.15583Coordinates: 39°57′41″N 75°9′21″W / 39.96139°N 75.15583°W / 39.96139; -75.15583
Area 0.5 acres (0.20 ha)
Built 1927
Architect Kellog, Thomas; Rankin, John Hall
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
NRHP reference # 90001410[1]
Added to NRHP September 5, 1990

Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building is a historic warehouse building located in the Callowhill neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1927, and is a seven-story, seven bay by five bay, reinforced concrete building with brick and cast stone facing. It measures approximately 190 feet by 112 feet. It was built by the Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building, one of the first druggist cooperatives in the United States.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1]

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 Diane Newbury and Patrick O'Bannon (April 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Philadelphia Wholesale Drug Company Building" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-16.