Mr. Peter Tailoring Expert Alterations, Juniper & Walnut, Center City
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Black Sheep, 17th & Latimer, Center City
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Economy Restaurant & Bar Supply, 2nd St, Old City
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Optimo Cigars, Old City, 3rd st.
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Spruce Food Market, Spruce st., Center City
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1920 & 1930, Spruce st., Center City
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Sixteen-Twelve, Spruce st., Center City
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The Warwick, 19th & Sansom st., Center City
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I. Miller, 2nd st.
Strange little store front.
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Esslinger’s Inc. Since 1866, Callowhill st., China Town?
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This one we were surprised to find on a Uarts building called Anderson Hall (or as I like to call it, The other Uarts building).
Garage. Gasoline. Motor Oils, Pine & Broad st., Center City
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Casimiro A. Fiorentino Funeral Home, Broad st., South Philly
This sign was actually the inspiration for the whole blog.
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Camac Food Market, Spruce & Camac st., Center City
(there is not actually a market there anymore incase you were wondering. Just some restaurant i’m sure we can’t afford to eat at.)
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Broad st. Subway
Broad st., South Philly
Check out that backwards A and Y
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I wander around Philly taking photos of type. I am not a photographer... All the pictures posted were taken and are owned by streettypephilly unless they were sent in as a submission.
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