Posts Tagged ‘Fitler Square’

Inside An Atomic Age Time Capsule In Fitler Square

Inside An Atomic Age Time Capsule In Fitler Square

April 27, 2018  |  Photography

Michael Bixler gives us a last look inside the former studio of mid-century architect Norman Rice > more

In Rittenhouse Square, A Parish Hall That's Seen It All

In Rittenhouse Square, A Parish Hall That’s Seen It All

April 25, 2016  |  History

Billiards, hospital beds, food bank, and Father Divine. If this building had a resume "versatility" would be at the top of its skills set. The Shadow takes a look behind the doors of this former parish hall at 21st and Naudain > more

Life Of Pie: Fitler Square's Academy Of Adaptive Reuse

Life Of Pie: Fitler Square’s Academy Of Adaptive Reuse

November 27, 2013  |  Architecture

The Philadelphia School at 25th & Lombard in Fitler Square is one of the city's shining spots for primary education. But as The Shadow finds, the school has only owned the building it occupies since 1999. The building's long history includes pie baking and a spell as a young Aramark's headquarters > more