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Pennsylvania Power & Light Building

901 Hamilton Street
Allentown PA United States

Construction Dates
Floor Count24
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - art deco
 - streamline moderne

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Roof322 ftThe Morning Call newspaper, Mar 27, 2013

Architect: Helmle, Corbett & Harrison

The building's exterior features bas-reliefs by the pioneering Ukrainian-born sculptor Alexander Archipenko (1887-1964). Perhaps one of his first commissions in the United States, the sculptures symbolize industry as well as reflecting Ukrainian folk themes.

The building had the world's fastest elevators at the time of its opening.

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