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Healy Building, Georgetown University

Washington, District of Columbia
County of District of Columbia.
Georgetown University Campus
National Register Number: 71001003
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Education - college.
Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Educational building.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - December 23, 1987):
Erected 1877-79, this large-scale High Victorian Gothic structure is the most prominent structure on the university campus and a picturesque landmark for all Georgetown. Its construction marked the evolution of the school toward true university status. It was designed by the architects Smithmeyer and Pelz, who also designed the Library of Congress.


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