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Fidelity-Philadelphia Trust Company

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

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fidelity-Philadelphia_Trust_Company_Building


Notes:

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 Latitude:39.950090
Geocode Longitude:-75.164016

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