(1839-1912)A nationally influential architect, his forceful designs and bold use of industrial materials helped shape American modernism. His works include the Pa. Academy of Fine Arts and U. of Penn Library. Apprentice to Richard Morris Hunt and mentor to Louis Sullivan, Furness was born here.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission|
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|Date Added||Thursday, May 21st, 2015 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 485783 N 4421740|
|Decimal Degrees||39.94566667, -75.16641667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 56.74', W 75° 9.985'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 56' 44.4" N, 75° 9' 59.1" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 267, 484, 610|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1430 Pine St, Philadelphia PA 19102, US|
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