Smyser and English Pharmacy

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Smyser and English Pharmacy
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Smyser and English Pharmacy, June 2010
Smyser and English Pharmacy is located in Philadelphia
Smyser and English Pharmacy
Smyser and English Pharmacy is located in Pennsylvania
Smyser and English Pharmacy
Smyser and English Pharmacy is located in USA
Smyser and English Pharmacy
Location 245-247 W. Chelten Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°1′50″N 75°10′50″W / 40.03056°N 75.18056°W / 40.03056; -75.18056Coordinates: 40°1′50″N 75°10′50″W / 40.03056°N 75.18056°W / 40.03056; -75.18056
Area less than one acre
Built 1886-1887
Architect Caldwell, J.D.
Architectural style Queen Anne
NRHP Reference # 02000071[1]
Added to NRHP February 20, 2002

Smyser and English Pharmacy, also known as Leedom & Wissler Pharmacy, is a historic pharmacy building located in the Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1886-1887, and is a three-story, three bay rectangular brick building in the Queen Anne-style. It had a ground floor pharmacy, with offices and residences above. It features an ornamental cornice and terra cotta decorative details. The interior features ornate tiled fireplaces. It housed a pharmacy until 1997.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[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 Domenic Vitiello (August 2001). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Smyser and English Pharmacy" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.