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[Philadelphia Shot Tower]
[Sparks, Thomas W.]
Plate 1491
(Ernest Hexamer, 1880)
Hexamer General Surveys, Free Library of Philadelphia.
Local ID #: HGSv16.1491
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  • Building Type: recreation center, shot tower

Location

912-914 S FRONT ST Browse this block
101-133 CARPENTER ST Browse this block
Philadelphia, PA

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Historic Registrations and Surveys

  • HABS (Historic American Building Survey): PA-1621
  • Philadelphia Register of Historic Places -- 6/26/1956

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First shot tower erected in the United States.

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