Church of the Transfiguration, 56th and Cedar (demolished) | Photo: Matthew Christopher

March 12, 2012 | by Peter Woodall

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Peter Woodall Peter Woodall is the Project Director of Hidden City Philadelphia. He is a graduate of the UC Berkeley School of Journalism, and a former newspaper reporter with the Biloxi Sun Herald and the Sacramento Bee. He worked as a producer for Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane and wrote a column about neighborhood bars for


  1. I would to buy a yearbook 1953- 1954.
    I went to Transy1st to 4th grade.
    would have graduated 1960

  2. Suzanne Wickersham says:

    Hi Robert, I went to trendy with a Nancy Shoemaker. Would that be your sister. I would have graduated from transy in 1957.

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