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Hill-Keith-Physick House

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County of Philadelphia.
321 South Fourth Street
National Register Number: 71000726
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling.
Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: House Museum.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - January 7, 1976):
From about 1815 until his death, this was the home of Philip Syng Physick (1768-1837), the late 18th and early 19th century Philadelphia physician who has been called the "father of American surgery."


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