Essential Architecture- the North East

A. Newton Richards Medical Building

architect

Louis I. Kahn

location

U. of Penna., Philadelphia, PA.

date

1957-61 (H:1957-64)

style

Modern

construction

reinforced concrete, brick infill

type

labs, etc
 
  a: general view, photo, J. Cohen.
   
  b: view from west, photo 1978, J. Nicholais (Drexel U.).
 
  d: entry detail, photo 1981, M. Brack.
 
  e: servant tower top, photo 1978, J. Nicholais (Drexel U.).
 

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