Mapping Penn: Land Acquisitions 1870-Present

Parcel Detail

Registry Plan No.:036S03-0017
Address:3600 CIVIC CENTER BLV
Area:758,954.8 sq ft

Transaction 1 of 2

Date:2/1/1916
Type:Court Decree
Price:n/a
Property File No.:127
Seller/Grantor: Buyer/Grantee:
Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
 
Trustees of the Philadelphia Museums
Transaction Notes:
University had to relinquish title to Commercial Museum property conveyed in City's 1910 deed. Board of Trustees of the Phila. Museum vs. City of Phila. & Trustees of Univ. of Pa. (Pa. Supreme Court, Eastern District, Jan. Term 1914, No. 358)

Transaction 2 of 2

Date:7/20/1910
Type:Deed
Price:$1.00
Deed Book/Page:WSV 1312/467
Property File No.:119
Transaction Notes:
Subject to a yearly ground rent to the City of $1,000 (released on 5 Dec. 1950). By court order in 1916 Univ. had to relinquish title to Commercial Museum property (see Phila. Museums vs. City of Phila. & Univ. of Pa.: Supr. Ct, Jan.Term 1914, No. 358)