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Report of the Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings to Hon. William B. Smith, mayor of Philadelphia, of their operations during the year 1885.

Title
Report of the Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings to Hon. William B. Smith, mayor of Philadelphia, of their operations during the year 1885.
Author
Philadelphia (Pa.). Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings.
Publication
Philadelphia : Printed for the commissioners, 1886.

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no. 1-12TextUse in library VEB p.v. 19 no. 1-12Schwarzman Building - General Research Room 315

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Additional Authors
  • Smith, William B. (William Burns), 1844-1917.
  • Barker, George F. (George Frederick), 1835-1910.
  • Pennsylvania. Act for the erection of the public buildings.
Description
34 p.; 23 cm.
Summary
The public buildings refer to the Philadelphia (Pa.) City Hall at Broad and Market Streets.
Subject
Note
  • "With an appendix, containing report of Prof. George B. Barker upon protection of the buildings from lightning; extract from annual report of chief of the Electrical Department; and copy of the act of assembly, approved August 5, 1870, constituting the commission."
Contents
Commissionmers for the erection of the public buildings, December 31, 1885 -- Officers -- New City Hall, Philadelphia : dimensions of building -- Comparative heights of the principal buildings of the world -- Report of Professor George F. Barker on the protection of the buildings from lightning -- Extract from annual report for 1885 of chief of Electrical Department -- An act for the erection of the public buildings.
Call Number
VEB p.v. 19, no. 10
OCLC
35316227
Author
Philadelphia (Pa.). Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings.
Title
Report of the Commissioners for the Erection of the Public Buildings to Hon. William B. Smith, mayor of Philadelphia, of their operations during the year 1885.
Imprint
Philadelphia : Printed for the commissioners, 1886.
Added Author
Smith, William B. (William Burns), 1844-1917.
Barker, George F. (George Frederick), 1835-1910. Report of Professor George F. Barker on the protection of the buildings from lightning.
Pennsylvania. Act for the erection of the public buildings.
Research Call Number
VEB p.v. 19, no. 10
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