Posts Tagged ‘private clubs’

The Artful Side Of Louis Magaziner & The Pow Wow Club

The Artful Side Of Louis Magaziner & The Pow Wow Club

July 27, 2018  |  History

Amy Cohen unearths the history of the Pow Wow Club, a pre-WWII Jewish literary society that became a labor of love for one of Philly's most prolific 20th century architects > more

The Fabulous House Of Mrs. Fox

The Fabulous House Of Mrs. Fox

June 6, 2016  |  Architecture

The Shadow walks us through the origins of a pleasantly peculiar mansion in Washington Square West > more

1890 Cyclist Clubhouse And Jazz-Age Hothouse Resists Wrecking Ball

1890 Cyclist Clubhouse And Jazz-Age Hothouse Resists Wrecking Ball

January 8, 2016  |  History

The Shadow wheels us into the new year with this late 19th century bicycle clubhouse in North Philadelphia that later became a legendary spot for live jazz and R&B > more

They Never Sing In Public

They Never Sing In Public

December 8, 2011  |  Photography

Hidden City's 2011 holiday party is being held at the memento-filled home of the Orpheus Club--a strange and wonderful holdover from the 19th century life of "Old Philadelphians" > more