Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Westmoreland Building

212-224 South 3rd St



  I've been trying to write about this building for as long as this blog has existed. Finally, I've gotten my skills up enough to find out everything about this great Society Hill Building. Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!

Monday, March 6, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Prettyman Building

764-772 South Broad Street


Photo by Michael Bixler

             This building is just one piece of the Prettyman legacy, but is by far the most important. Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Old-Ass Building: Adam Scheidt Brewing Company Philadelphia Branch

963 North 9th Street

Photo by Michael Bixler

            This beat-up old building is connected to both Philadelphia beer history and Philadelphia pie history. Check it out at the Hidden City Daily!

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!