Fidelity-Philadelphia Trust Company

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00744
Title: Fidelity-Philadelphia Trust Company
Historic Street Address: 123 South Broad Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Depicts an elevated view of the 29-story high-rise building erected for the Fidelity-Philadelphia Trust Co. in 1928. Designed in the Beaux-Arts style by the architectural firm Simon and Simon, the 405-foot-tall skyscraper features recesses that give the building an H-shape. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places under the name Wells Fargo Building.

Geocode Latitude: Geocode Longitude:-75.164016
Geocode Latitude:39.950090

Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Simon & Simon, active 1918-ca. 1927 - Architect
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler