Richards Medical Research Laboratories, University of Pennsylvania


Philadelphia, PA; 1957-65; BUILT

Exterior Photograph

Model

Project Notes


ARCHITECT: Louis I. Kahn

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER: Keast and Hood; Dr. August E. Komendant (consultant)

MECHANICAL ENGINEER: Cronheim and Weger (Richards); Fred S. Dubin Associates (Biology Building)

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT: Ian L. McHarg (Richards)

EARLIEST DATE: 11 June 1957

EARLIEST DATED DRAWING IN THE KAHN COLLECTION: 22 July 1957

LATEST DATE ON WORKING DRAWINGS IN THE KAHN COLLECTION: 12 July 1965

DATE OF COMPLETION OF CONSTRUCTION: 19 May 1960 (date of Richards dedication); 12 February 1965 (as-built drawing of Biology Building)


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