Dental Medicine Library - Evans Building

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Dental Medicine Library - Evans Building

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, United States

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Point of Interest Details

Large-scale dental facility, related in style to Cope &, Stewardson's buildings, but with a frieze of dental tortures. The building recognizes the contribution of one of the great characters of the nineteenth century, Thomas Evans, dentist to the royalty of Europe, who gave a fortune and the site of his home to Penn for a dental institute and museum. The Evans building contains the Leon Levy Library and is entered through the Schattner Center entrance on 40thh Street.

Address: 240 South 40th Street

Building Code: 140

Gross Area (square feet): 119,446

Year Built: 1915

Floors: 4

Architect: John T. Windrim

External Links: Penn Dental Medicine Library | Penn Libraries

Accessibility

Area Manager:
Andrea Difuntorum
adifun@upenn.edu
215-573-8803

Building Manager:
Amir Schinnar
amirsc@dental.upenn.edu
215-279-4339

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