Philip H. Sheridan School

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Philip H. Sheridan School
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Philip H. Sheridan School, September 2010
Philip H. Sheridan School is located in Philadelphia
Philip H. Sheridan School
Philip H. Sheridan School is located in Pennsylvania
Philip H. Sheridan School
Philip H. Sheridan School is located in the US
Philip H. Sheridan School
Location 800-818 E. Ontario St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°59′58″N 75°6′52″W / 39.99944°N 75.11444°W / 39.99944; -75.11444Coordinates: 39°59′58″N 75°6′52″W / 39.99944°N 75.11444°W / 39.99944; -75.11444
Area 1 acre (0.40 ha)
Built 1899-1900
Built by Miller, H.A., & Son
Architect Anschutz, Joseph W.
Architectural style Colonial Revival
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP Reference # 88002322[1]
Added to NRHP November 18, 1988

Philip H. Sheridan School is a historic school building located in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1899-1900, and is a three-story, five-bay, stone-and-brick building in the Colonial Revival style. Three-story wings were added 1902 and 1910. It features a stone entrance pavilion, Palladian windows, and large arched openings.[2] It was named for Civil War General Philip Sheridan (1831-1888).

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[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 Jefferson M. Moak (May 1987). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Philip H. Sheridan School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.