Posts Tagged ‘Main Line’

The Unbuilt Vision For A Grand Cathedral Road

The Unbuilt Vision For A Grand Cathedral Road

June 5, 2014  |  Vantage

Like so many cities, Philadelphia had such grand postwar visions for urban renewal that only a fraction of them were built—thankfully. Among the unbuilt visions was a grand boulevard that would have linked the Main Line and Chestnut Hill—across new bridges over the Schuylkill and the Wissahickon. Brad Maule explores what might have been on Cathedral Road > more

Downstairs In A Century Old Masonic Lodge, Preserving The Spirit Of The Times

Downstairs In A Century Old Masonic Lodge, Preserving The Spirit Of The Times

November 30, 2012  |  Vantage

We're reminded that preservation takes many forms. Here's a few of them in a single initiative, Todd Kimmell's The Grand Review, which finds, collects, restores, and reprints vintage American art--all in a restored early 20th century bowling alley > more