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  • Morrone, Francis. An Architectural Guidebook to Philadelphia. Layton, UT: Gibbs Smith, 1999., p. 32
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  • Cotter, John, Daniel G. Roberts, Michael Parrington, The Buried Past An Archaelogical History of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1992, p. 62
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  • Moss, Roger W. Philadelphia Victorian. Philadelphia: The Athenaeum of Philadelphia, 1998., p. xi, 65, 80
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  • Kervick, Francis W. Architects in America of Catholic Tradition. Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1962., p. 82, 84
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  • "Catholic Cathedral" Spirit of the Times (Philadelphia), 13 May 1841 (clipping in the Jane Campbell Collection, 8:3, Historical Society of Pennsylvania)
  • Chapman, T. Ellwood. Philadelphia Wholesale Merchants and Artisans Business Directory. Philadelphia: 1853, cited in Willard S. Detweiler, Jr., Inc. Chestnut Hill, an Architectural History. Philadelphia: c1969, p. 52.
  • Historical Sketches of Catholic Churches and Institutions of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Daniel H. Mahony, 1895.
  • Jackson, Joseph. Early Philadelphia Architects and Engineers. Philadelphia: 1923.
  • Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects. New York: Macmillan, 1982.
  • Mason, George Champlin. "Professional Ancestry of the Philadelphia Chapter." Journal of the American Institute of Architects 1 (September 1913): 371-386.
  • Pearcy, Nancy Lee. "Philadelphia Architecture of Napoleon LeBrun." MA thesis, University of Pennsylvania, 1962.
  • Peterson, Charles E., ed. "Napoleon Le Brun, 1821-1901." Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 26 (December 1967): 310-311.
  • Schuyler, Montgomery. "The Work of N. LeBrun & Sons." Architectural Record 27 (April 1910): 365-81.


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