Historic Resource Information
IdentificationNo Data Present
Key #:001383
Property Name:Furness Library
Resource Type:Building
Approximate # of Resources:1
LocationNo Data Present
Philadelphia County:Philadelphia City
Address:34th St. ,
Location:Below Walnut on University of Penn Campus
UTM:Zone 18 E 483480 N 4422180
USGS Quadrangle:Philadelphia
StatusNo Data Present
NR Status:NHL
Owner:State Public
Historic InformationNo Data Present
Year Built:1888
Associated Individual:Furness, Frank
Architect/ Engineer:Furness, Frank
Physical DescriptionNo Data Present
Walls:Brick; Sandstone/Brownstone
Other:Stone; Terra Cotta
Historic FunctionNo Data Present
Function Sub Function Particular Use
Education College
Current FunctionNo Data Present
Function Sub Function Particular Use
Education College
Inventory ItemsNo Data Present
Ancillary FeaturesNo Data Present
Associated ResourcesNo Data Present
Administrative ActionsNo Data Present
06/26/2001:Date Record Updated
01/01/1991:Preservation Award
05/19/1972:NR Listed
04/20/1972:Sent to NPS
03/10/1972:Board Approved
National Register InformationNo Data Present
Area of Significance:Architecture
Contributing:1 Buildings
AttachmentsNo Data Present
Attachment Name
NHL Form H001383_01J.pdf
Map H001383_02A.pdf
Photograph H001383_03B.jpg
Hist Structure Rpt H001383_04S.pdf
Scanned NR File H001383_1364_10.pdf
Report        Title
1986-H023-101-A Furness Building, University of Pennsylvania, A Master Plan for the Selective Restoration and Continued Use
CommentsNo Data Present
Full historic structures report on file at BHP
OutbuildingsNo Data Present
ObservationsNo Data Present