Posts Tagged ‘advertising’

Before Digital Sign Domination, A Giant Coffee Pot Reigned Supreme

Before Digital Sign Domination, A Giant Coffee Pot Reigned Supreme

November 29, 2017  |  Architecture

The Shadow pours us a steamy cup of Center City history with the story behind Ellis Coffee Company's ginormous percolator that once lorded over South 16th Street > more

Neon's Alive

Neon’s Alive

May 17, 2012  |  Photography

We're nuts about vintage neon. The modern and retro stuff, not so much until we saw Rob Lybeck's photo essay on neon signs around town > more

Truth in Advertising

Truth in Advertising

May 4, 2012  |  Photography

A collection of some of Philly's best bar signs, vintage and otherwise. We bet you haven't seen most of these gems! > more

Over The Wire

Over The Wire

January 18, 2012  |  History

Philadelphia's sneaker connection, from beginning to end > more