Posts Tagged ‘ghost signs’

For Mural's Sake, L&I Halts Renovations To Curtis Center

For Mural’s Sake, L&I Halts Renovations To Curtis Center

July 12, 2016  |  Morning Blend

L&I wants Washington Square mural preserved, sidewalk furniture removed for DNC, and ghost sign back in full view at Broad & Locust > more

Fragments Of The Franco Belgium Society In Frankford

Fragments Of The Franco Belgium Society In Frankford

April 20, 2015  |  Vantage

Underneath a thick coating of concrete and graffiti lies the former home of The Franco Belgium Society. Memories of the French and Belgian presence that arrived in Frankford during WWI has mostly been lost to a neighborhood exodus in the 1960's and fading recollections. Contributor Max Marin gathers the last remaining fragments of the community and the clubhouse on Deal Street > more

Century-Old Ghost Sign Uncovered In Port Richmond

Century-Old Ghost Sign Uncovered In Port Richmond

March 31, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Kolb Bakery advertisement found behind wall in Port Richmond, messianic architecture on South Broad, Bloomingdale’s interested in Liberty Place location, and a new public space at Lea School > more