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Funeral-for-a-home Home


Funeral-for-a-home Home

Leona Richardson, a transplant from Thibodaux, Louisiana, lived here for many years, before moving with her son, Roger, to 652 N. 37th St. This typical two-bedroom rowhouse is going to be razed as part of a new federal Promise Zone. Artists, historians and civic leaders are going to have a funeral for the house on May 31, 2014. See the Philadelphia Inquirer, 5/12/14 at p. A2 and 5/25/14 at p. C2.


Location: Richardson Home , 3711 Melon Street , Mantua Neighborhood, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, United States
Listing Category: Architecture, Art, Civics Lessons, Neighborhoods, Villages, Towns, etc., No Longer There, Oddities
Virtual / Real: Virtual
Created Date: 06-24-2018

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Name : plaquemaster
Email : sjkc0072@aol.com
Comments : The funeral is covered in todays Philadelphia Inquirer at p. B1.
Date : 2014-06-02

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