Pennsylvania School for the Deaf

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Pennsylvania Institute for the Deaf and Dumb
(former name)
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf is located in Pennsylvania
Location: 7500 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates: 40°3′49″N 75°11′47″W / 40.06361°N 75.19639°W / 40.06361; -75.19639Coordinates: 40°3′49″N 75°11′47″W / 40.06361°N 75.19639°W / 40.06361; -75.19639
Built: 1890
Architect: Wilson Brothers & Company
Cope & Stewardson
Architectural style: Late Victorian
Governing body: Private
NRHP Reference#: 85000999[1]
Added to NRHP: May 9, 1985

The Pennsylvania School for the Deaf is a school for deaf people. It is in the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in the United States. It is the third oldest deaf school in the United States. It was built in 1890 and is on the list of the National Register of Historic Places. It used to be called the Pennsylvania Institute for the Deaf and Dumb.

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