A bunch of old illustrations

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    1917 - Advertising - Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

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    Model Philadelphia House - Columbian Exposition Chicago - 1893

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    Wanamaker Thanksgiving Menu - Silk Souvenir - 1901

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    Mason Mints and Peaks advertisement - 1920

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    'Tis the Season. Mason Mints and Peaks advertisement - 1920. Made in Brooklyn Heights NY and favorites in the Philly candy market.


    Candy line continued until Tootsie Roll bought out company in 1972. Masons also made "Dots" and licorice "Crows" still produced by Tootsie Roll. Mason Mints and Peaks discontinued with sale of company.
     
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    Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865 (1913) Illustration Frank H Taylor

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    Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865 (1913) Illustration Frank H Taylor

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    Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865 (1913) Illustration Frank H Taylor

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    Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865 (1913) Illustration Frank H Taylor

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    Philadelphia in the Civil War 1861-1865 (1913) Illustration Frank H Taylor

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    The Home Guard. In response of the rumors that the traitor rebel Robert E. Lee's army was moving north.
     
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    Town of Frankford - Philly New Year's Day Parade Deux - 8 January 1898


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    Source: Phila. Inquirer 9 Jan 1898
     
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    Vogt’s Ham - F.G.Vogt & Sons – 30th and Race Sts. – 1925


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    V. G. Vogt & Sons – Pork Products – Originated at 30th and Race Streets in the old stockyards before having to move around 1930 with P.R.R. (30th Street Station) developments there, to newly built and improved meat packing plant at 36th and Grey’s Ferry Avenue before being bought out by Oscar Meyer in 1948.
     
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    One of my favorites! I have this hanging on my wall.
     
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    Abbotts Raisin Custard Ice Cream - Public Ledger 11 Nov 1922

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    Sun-Maid Raisins - Raisin Ice Cream - Public Ledger 11 Nov 1922

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    Abbotts "A" Milk - Public Ledger 9 Nov 1922


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    Vogt's Canned Scrapple - 1917

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    Proposed Drawing Philadelphia / Camden Bridge - Architect Walter Williams Sharpley - Public Ledger 16 Feb 1916

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    Paper Box Manufacturer Advertisement - 1913

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    I remember using Mite Boxes when I was a kid.
     
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    NoTaSeme Hosiery Advertisement - N Mascher and Oxford Sts. - Public Ledger 27 Jun 1916


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    Cadillac Advertisement - Public Ledger 3 March 1919

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    Philadelphia Inquirer's Horseless Carriage Tours - Veterans Annual G.A.R. Emcampment Sept 7, 1899

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    University of Pennsylvania Football Team 1893 - Inquirer November 5, 1893

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    Proposed Design Fire House - John T Windrim Architect - 1894

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