The Sloan House, built in 1851, was the oldest surviving structure on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania’s campus in Philadelphia. Now used to house a global policy research institute, the building was recently subject to---what exactly? Not a renovation, or a restoration, or really even adaptive reuse?
Changing Skyline: On Penn's campus, a new-old building isn't preservation as we know it
By Inga Saffron
August 4, 2016