|Location:||4000 Woodland Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Built:||1770; rebuilt 1786-92|
|Architect:||William Hamilton, John McArthur, Jr.|
|Governing body:||Woodlands Cemetery Company of Philadelphia|
|Added to NRHP:||1967|
The Woodlands is a National Historic Landmark in the city of Philadelphia in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States. The Schuylkill River goes past The Woodlands. It has a mansion, a building to put a carriage inside (called a "carriage house"), and a garden that became a cemetery in the year 1840. Over 30,000 people are buried in the cemetery.
References[change | change source]
- National Park Service (June 2010). "National Historic Landmarks Program: List of National Historic Landmarks by State" (PDF). http://www.cr.nps.gov/nhl/designations/Lists/LIST10.pdf. Retrieved 2010-07-16.
- "Woodlands Cemetery. Main Entrance". The Library Company of Philadelphia. World Digital Library. http://www.wdl.org/en/item/9507/. Retrieved 4 January 2014.
- "The Woodlands Cemetery Company". The Woodlands Cemetery Company. http://woodlandscemeteryco.org/. Retrieved December 11, 2013.
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