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Headed South about 10 Years Ago

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It was Strawbridge & Clothier

This was one of Philadelphia’s premier department stores. It has sadly gone out of business along with the rest of the retail chain. Tina and I and everybody I know who lives in Philadelphia shopped here. They had everything — … Continue reading

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Truck Mascots: The Batman

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Waiting

I shot this while waiting for the subway a little over 11 years ago and promptly forgot about it. I guess that is what happens when you shoot thousands of pictures. Most of them are forgotten including the analog shots. … Continue reading

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Urban Texture

Along Grays Ferry Avenue

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Christmas Mickey

This isn’t the typical Truck Mascot in that the stuffed animal isn’t lashed to the front or grill of a truck, but it was close enough to count. Mickey was tied to the back of a landscaper’s trailer which was … Continue reading

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Feline Friday

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52nd to 56th Street on the Market-Frankford El

52nd Street to 56th Street on the Market-Frankford El from Joe Williams on Vimeo.

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Tiled Thresholds – AMICO

This one is a little worse for wear, but it’s a beautiful type treatment.

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Orange Stacks near The Devil’s Pocket

Stacks of an energy plant in the vicinity of The Devil’s Pocket in South Philadelphia.

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