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Historic Federal Courthouses
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1939)
U.S. Court House (1940)
Completed in 1939.
Architect: Harry Sternfeld
Still in use by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania met here from 1941 until 1975; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit met here from 1941 until 1975.
Renamed the Robert N. C. Nix, Sr., Federal Building in 1985.