AKA: Whittier Mansion, San Francisco, CA

Structure Type: built works - dwellings - houses

Designers: Swain, Edward R., Architect (firm); Edward Robinson Swain (architect)

Dates: constructed 1894-1896

2090 Jackson Street
San Francisco, CA 94109-2840

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This structure was built to be a private home, but was used for the German Consulate before World War II. It also was the home for Mortimer Adler's Institute of Philosophical Research.

This structure has elements of Richardsonian Romanesque and Second Renaissance Revival.

National Register of Historic Places (April 26, 1976): 76000524 NRHP Images (pdf) NHRP Registration Form (pdf)

PCAD id: 9687