kids encyclopedia robot

Boekel Building facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Boekel Building
Boekel Building 505-515 Vine Street from west.jpg
(2013)
Location 505–515 Vine St.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Built 1922–23
Architect Clarence Wunder
Architectural style Early Commercial
NRHP reference No. 03000078
Added to NRHP February 20, 2003

The Boekel Building is a historic factory building located in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 505–515 Vine Street, west of North 5th Street. It was built in 1922–23, and is a six-story, reinforced concrete building clad in brick with terra cotta details. It features massive brick piers and broad banks of windows; the windows were replaced in 1992.

The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.

kids search engine
Boekel Building Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.