Item No: pdcc00694
Title: The New United States Mint, Philadelphia, PA.
Historic Street Address:
1600 Spring Garden Street
Print and Picture Collection
Halftone reproduction of an illustration depicting the third home of the United States Mint. Nearly a block long, the building has a Roman Temple facade with massive Ionic columns above the entranceway. The landmark building was designed by James Knox Taylor, a supervisory architect for many Federal and Government buildings. The Mint operated here from 1901 to 1969. The Community College of Philadelphia acquired the premises in 1973.
A917.481 P536 v.8
Beck Engraving Company - Engraver
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler