Graphic Arts Lithographers, 42nd & Chestnut, West Philly
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Tandoor India Restaraunt, 40th & Chestnut, West Philly
I like this one cause you can see the old sign underneath the new sign. Layers.
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Kohn & Kohn Antiques, 11th & Pine, Center City
I wish I could get this one at a better angle but there’s a stupid awning frame in the way.
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Hey You!, Reese & Bainbridge, South Philly
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Nationally Famous Bedding, Reese & Bainbridge, South Philly
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Bonwit Teller, 17th & Chestnut st., Center City
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I. Miller, 2nd st.
Strange little store front.
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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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No Bicycle Parking
Broad & Pine 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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Lipoff’s Center City Grocery Co.
This is on 10th right outside of Chinatown, by Spring Garden st..
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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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