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Lackawanna Historical Society (George H. Catlin House)

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George H. Catlin House
1912, Edward Langley. 232 Monroe Ave.

Langley came to Scranton as an employee of Little and O’Connor, the New York City firm then designing Scranton's Central High School ( LK22). He stayed to build an independent practice in Scranton, and his distinctive Tudor Revival homes soon became a feature of the city's elite neighborhoods. Built for financier George Catlin, this is a quintessential Langley version of Tudor, overlaid with Craftsman details; it is administered by the local historical society as a house museum.

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George E. Thomas
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George E. Thomas, "Lackawanna Historical Society (George H. Catlin House)", [Scranton, Pennsylvania], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/PA-02-LK26.

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of PA vol 2

Buildings of Pennsylvania: Philadelphia and Eastern Pennsylvania, George E. Thomas, with Patricia Likos Ricci, Richard J. Webster, Lawrence M. Newman, Robert Janosov, and Bruce Thomas. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 488-488.

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