Philadelphia's Faded Signs

Posted on: March 14, 2013

You can track the history of Philadelphia in so many different ways. You can visit the numerous historic sights, enjoy the many murals tracing our history and heritage or take a lazy afternoon walk through one of our world class museums. But local writer Lawrence O’Toole found a unique way to connect with Philly’s storied past, through it’s faded signage. This recent article in Changing Skyline is a unique celebration of Philadelphia’s history. (Photo: Michael S. Wirtz, Staff Photographer, Philly.com)