Stern Show Amazing picture of downtown Philadelphia in 1905

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  1. MutteringJohn

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    Posted on Twitter by Michael Beschloss. Usually the pictures posted from this era are from New York, San Francisco or Chicago. Many of these buildings still stand today. City Hall, Lit Brothers.

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    Lit Brothers building today. [​IMG]

    City Hall

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    Adrian!
     
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    I lived there for a year.



    It was fucking horrible. Depressing as fuck.
     
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    Lit Brothers.

    Turn down for what?!
     
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    Did you ever run into Schooly D, Jazzy Jeff or the Fresh Prince?
     
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    Where are Randolph and Mortimer Duke?
     
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    The movie scared me from ever visiting.
     
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    beautiful architecture, lots of white folk!;)
     
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    Maybe it's just me......

    But the photo gives to me the impression of the city being kind of dirty, the street looks dirty, the air looks dirty. But then I look down at the bottom right hand corner, and the kid walking down the sidewalk, and can't help but notice how spotless that sidewalk is.
     
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    PSK. Saturday Night is a fucking classic.
     
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    0 superbowls ago
     
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    1905? Must be before he came into town.

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    Ouch.
     
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    Bet William Penn was nice and shiney back then.
     
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    OGs.
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Good stuff!
     
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    How dare you desecrate my hero!
     
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