Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science

Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science (HM1JV0)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19144 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 1.279', W 75° 11.497'

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Present campus of America's first textile college. Founded as the Philadelphia Textile School in 1884, it provided needed technical education to improve the manufacture and quality of domestic fabrics.
HM NumberHM1JV0
Year Placed1969
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, March 31st, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 483648 N 4430140
Decimal Degrees40.02131667, -75.19161667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 1.279', W 75° 11.497'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 1' 16.74" N, 75° 11' 29.82" W
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Area Code(s)215, 610, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3239-3279 W School House Ln, Philadelphia PA 19144, US
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