Category Archives: Philadelphia

Syd Kushner W I D E S H O E S

Advertisement for a Philadelphia shoe store from a November 23, 1971 edition of the Courier Post, a Southern New Jersey newspaper.

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The Last Picture Show

The United Artist Theater on Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia has closed permanently.

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Washington Steaks

This is another digital photo of another building that ain’t there no more. This is another victim of the relentless March of Progress. I couldn’t tell you if the steaks were any good, but there is no denying that sign.

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The Corner of 11th and Christian

Sadly gone. Giunta Brothers was a Mom-and-Pop kitchenware shop that stood at 823 S 11th Street in South Philadelphia for decades offering kitchen gadgets that could not be found anywhere else.

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Happy Halloween!

The Toothy Burlap Horror Show – this year’s creature is sort of a lamprey eel crossed with a giant leech. Night time shots to follow!

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Urban Pumpkin Patch

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Jack O’Lantern

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Urban Texture

Along Grays Ferry Avenue

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Beer on Wheels

Seen on 6th Street between Chestnut & Market.

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Municipal Pier No 38

Along the Delaware River in Philadelphia

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