You are viewing 103 articles with the tag Preservation by the author Alan Jaffe

    • William Steele & Sons used polychrome Art Deco ornamentation on the upper levels of the Terminal Commerce Building.

Gritty Callowhill is recognized as National Historic District

The newest national historic district in Philadelphia is not what you might expect. It isn’t a mall of Revolutionary landmarks, a neighborhood of Colonial homes, or a row of 19th-century brownstones.…

    • Marsden House, Tacony | Alan Jaffe

Look Up! Henry Disston’s Company Town

May 3, 2010By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly“Look Up” is a PlanPhilly feature that encourages appreciation of our architectural and historical environment. Each week, the photo essay will focus on…

    • Girard Warehouse work

Girard Warehouses shored up

While area preservationists waged what were apparently last-ditch, losing efforts to save two architectural jewels on North Broad Street last week, a group of historic structures on the east side of…

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