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Georgetown University, Healy Building, Thirty-seventh & O Streets, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Georgetown University, Healy Building, Thirty-seventh & O Streets, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Healy Building is the most prominent structure on the University campus and a picturesque landmark for all Georgetown. Its construction marked the evolution of the school toward true University status. It was designed by the architects Smithmeyer and Pelz, who also designed the Library of Congress.
Survey number: HABS DC-248
Building/structure dates: 1877 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 67000025

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Smithmeyer & Pelz
Price, Virginia B, transmitter
Boucher, Jack E, photographer
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States38.93809, -77.04493
Google Map of 38.9380912, -77.04493269999999
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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