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Also known as: Wister's Big House; John Wistar House
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  • Tinkcom, Harry A and Margaret B. and Grant Miles Simon, Historic Germantown: From the Founding to the Early Part of the Nineteenth Century. Philadelphia: The American Philosophical Society, 1955., p. 56-57
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    Client/Project Name: Wistar, John / Grumblethorpe

     
  • Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) Collection at the Library of Congress
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    Client/Project Name: Grumblethorpe (HABS PA-7-1)

     
  • Moss, Roger W. Historic Houses of Philadelphia: A Tour of the Region's Museum Homes. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1998., p. 141
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    Client/Project Name: Wistar, John / Grumblethorpe

     
  • Webster, Richard J., Philadelphia Preserved. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1976., p. 268-269
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    Client/Project Name: Wistar, John / Grumblethorpe

     
  • Teitelman, Edward, and Richard W. Longstreth. Architecture in Philadelphia: A Guide. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1974., p. 219
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    Client/Project Name: Wistar, John / Grumblethorpe

     
  • National Register. (National Register Information System)
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    Client/Project Name: Grumblethorpe

     
  • Pennsylvania Cultural Resources Geographic Information System, a cooperative venture of the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
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    Client/Project Name: Grumblethorpe

     
  • Hotchkin, Samuel F. Ancient and Modern Germantown, Mount Airy, and Chestnut Hill. Philadelphia: P.W. Ziegler, 1889., p. 43, 44
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    Client/Project Name: Wister, John / Wister's Big House

     
  • Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission Cultural Resources Database
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    Client/Project Name: Grumblethorpe

     
  • Philadelphia Register of Historic Places (Imported)
     
  • National Register Information System database (imported May 8, 2001)
     
  • Eastwick, Suzanne Wister. "The'Grumblethorpe'Garden." Reprinted from The Herbarist. The Herb Society of America, 1963.
     
  • Gill, Bruce Cooper. "Grumblethorpe." Antiques 124 (August 1983): 296-300.
     
  • Susanin, Jay Davison. "Grumblethorpe: An Historic Landscape Report." Unpublished Master's thesis, University of Pennsylvania, 1990.
     
  • Wister, Charles Jones. The Labor of a Long Life: A Memoir of Charles Jones Wister. Germantown, 1866.
     
  • HABS/HAER/HALS list for Philadelphia and surrounding counties (imported November 8, 2001)
     

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