Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Walls & Pearsall Building

437 North 11th Street, 1041 Ridge Avenue

Photo by Michael Bixler

                   I've admired this building for years, but have only reached the research skill level to find its history recently. Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Students' Chapter Hall

1319 West Susquehanna Avenue


Photo by Michael Bixler
              This is one cool-looking building and it has one hell of a diverse history! Check it out at the Hidden City Daily! 

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Dentzel Carousel Factory

3635 Germantown Ave



                 Check out this old bastard still hanging on in North Philly. Read all about it at the Hidden City Daily!

Monday, December 12, 2016

Lost Building : Irvin Building

301 Walnut Street

Source: PhillyHistory.org
             This building is pretty much completely forgotten but was a skyscaper that was eliminated for the Independence National Historical Park. Read all about it at the Hidden City Daily!


Monday, November 28, 2016

Old-Ass Building: Olympia Sports Kensington

2300 North Front


Photo by Michael Bixler
            What? This crappy-looking building has a history? That's right! Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Old-Ass Building: Westminster Arch

2215 Arch St



               Anyone who has seen this building can tell it has been altered from a much cooler-looking building. Find out all about it at the Hidden City Daily!

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Old-Ass Building: Jewelers Building

214 South 12th st


                I've always loved this great building in Wash West-- now we'll get to learn about the Jeweler behind the Jewelers Building! Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!