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Vintage Signage

On a recent meander around Brooklyn, New York, in an attempt to soak up the first rays of sunshine that have graced the earth with its presence after many long months, I stumbled upon an ancient looking street sign hidden […]

A New York State of Sign

Those who’ve had the distinct privilege of traveling through the streets of Manhattan during rush hour (specifically, at any point in time) are well acquainted with the perpetual chaos of hollering drivers, honking vehicles, apparent taxi cab conventions, and the […]

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Iconic Building Signs of New York City: The New Yorker Hotel

The New Yorker Hotel, located at 481 Eighth Avenue in Manhattans Garment district, may not rank among New York grandest hotels, but the New Yorker has earned its spot in city lore by way iconic neon sign that sits atop […]

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Iconic Building Signs of New York City: The Apollo Theater

Another of the widely recognized and highly venerated building signs in New York City, the Apollo Theater‘s neo-Classical Illuminated Neon sign represents one of Americas most iconic entertainment establishments. Located in the storied Harlem neighborhood, the Apollo was declared an […]

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Iconic Building Signs of New York City: Radio City Music Hall

Of all the iconic building signs in the city of new york, the Radio City Music Hall sign pictured above is perhaps the most famous. A near universal symbol of art, culture and an iconic visage of Americas golden years. […]

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Famous New York Signs: Broadway

Another of New York Cities famously iconic signs, the “Broadway” street sign stands watch over an avenue that is far more than just another busy Manhattan thoroughfare. Indeed, Broadway,  sometimes referred to as “The Great White Way”, has become a […]

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