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Ben Leech

Ben Leech is a preservationist, architectural historian and illustrator based in Philadelphia and Lancaster, PA. Follow him on Instagram @bentleech and support his capitalist alter-ego at Archivolt Press

Great Depression meets Great Recession

Great Depression meets Great Recession

September 28, 2011  |  Found

At 7th and Thompson, a New Deal-era mural in a post office to be closed. > more

Delaware and Shackamaxon

Delaware and Shackamaxon

September 9, 2011  |  Unlisted Philadelphia

A rare survivor from our city's maritime past sits empty across from the new(ish) Sugarhouse Casino. > more