1970 - William Penn High School - Philadelphia, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 58.428 W 075° 09.516
18S E 486456 N 4424861
Quick Description: The cornerstone is actually set into the alcove/entrance wall and is HUGE!!! This nearly forty-year old school is located near Temple University in the North section of Philadelphia. The school can trace its history back to the 19th century.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 11/4/2009 7:56:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM7KBE
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:

The school is quite modern in comparison to the other schools, some going 100 years! The school features an underground parking lot for district employees. Also, there is a fantastic mosaic mural inside the entrance and foyer area as well as a terrific bust of William Penn. Outside, an expansive and colorful mural graces the left side of the building. The high school is located on busy Broad Street.

Year of construction: 1970

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Full inscription: Not listed

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