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Identifier: randmcnallyphila00newyo (find matches)
Title: Rand McNally Philadelphia guide to the city and environs
Year: 1915 (1910s)
Publisher: New York, Rand McNally
Contributing Library: The Library of Congress
Digitizing Sponsor: Sloan Foundation

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tates south of New York. TheMedical School was founded in 1764, the Law School in 1790,each being the oldest of its kind in the United States. TheTowne School, founded in 1855, has been reorganized anddeveloped into numerous technical and scientific departments,and as it meets a large local educational demand, it has over-shadowed the classical departments. In 1878 the DentalSchool was organized; in 1881, the Wharton School of Financeand Economy; in 1882, the Veterinary School and Hospitals;in 1883, the School of Biology, and the Graduate Departmentof Philosophy; in 1888, the School for Nurses; in 1891, theGraduate School for Women, and the School of Architecture;in 1892, the Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology. Thesevarious branches, as they arose, have made necessary, oneafter another, the new buildings which now form a varied butimposing and harmonious group, occupying several squares. 86 RAND McNALLY PHILADELPHIA GUIDE ! H-IOMC ST. fSANSOM ST. (MORAVIAN—ST^ r g I tnii—^-=^
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University of PennsylvaniaKey to Buildings I College Hall. 21 University Museum. 2 Logan Hall. ->-> Site for Museum Extension. 3 Robert Hare Chemical Laboratory. ^S Laboratory of Hygiene. 4 Library. 24 John Harrison Laboratory of Chem 5 Howard Houston Hall (Students Club). istry. 6 Central Light and Heat Plant. 2S Dental Hall. 7 University Hospital. 26 Randal Morgan Laboratory of Phvsics 8 Gibson Wing for Chronic Diseases. 27 Engineering Building. 9 Nurses Home. 28 Training House. 10 Matermtv Hospital. 29 Gymnasium. II Lodge and Mortuary Chapel. 30 Grand Stands. 12 Laundry. ^I Franklin Field. 13 Agnew Memorial Pavilion. ^2 Law School Building. 14 Wm. Pepper Laboratory of Clinical ^^ Site for Womens Club and Dormitorits Medicine. u Site for Graduate School Building. 15 Medical Laboratories. 3S Site for Wharton School Building. 16 Botanic Gardens. 36 Wistar Institute of Anatomy and 17 Biological Hall. Biology. 18 Vivarium. 37 Dormitories. 19 Zoological Laboratorv. 38 Dormitories.

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