John Evans’ Sons, Inc,
North 13th st., North Philly
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Empire Building, 13th & Walnut, Center City
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Reeds, 15th & Chestnut, Center City
If you’re on at the CVS on 15th & Chestnut, look up.
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Cunningham Building, Juniper & Chestnut st., Center City
This building is littered with ghost signs but I have no idea what they say.
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Binder, Ladies’ and Children’s, Hair Cutting, Dressing, and Shampooing
13th & Chestnut st., Center City
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Rittenhouse Coffee Shop, 19th & Chestnut 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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Casimiro A. Fiorentino Funeral Home, Broad st., South Philly
This sign was actually the inspiration for the whole blog.
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Economy Restaurant Supply, 2nd & Arch st.
Really cool store front. Have to go back in the day time.
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Pine Street Pizza, Center City.
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Tattoo Shop in Old City
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Clarke & Cohen Expert Adjusters & Appraisers of Fire Losses for the Assured
An alleyway in Old City near Chestnut st.
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Tiled subway type
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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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