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Collection: Chestnut Hill Historic District Files
Institution: Athenaeum of Philadelphia
Client Name: Houston, Henry H.
"A pair of 2 1/2 story, 2 rank, brick Second Empire dwellings w/arched openings, bracketed wood cornice, mansard roof, gabled dormers w/paired sash which replaced an Episcopal chapel on this site in 1885. Alts have occurred in 1905, 1907, 1908, 1936 & 1974"

Quantity: 1 folder
Local Call: 142:308
Item dates: 1885
Holding types: Manuscripts

Building Permit Information

Building Permit Type Permit Date Permit Number Comments
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1905 5493
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1907 5109
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1908 3820
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1936 4404
City of Philadelphia Building Permit 1974 96666

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