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Hotel Walton: 1908

Hotel Walton: 1908

Philadelphia circa 1908. "Hotel Walton, Broad Street." G'night, Mary Ellen ... 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.

 

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Sharp dressers

I found myself admiring the dapper men on the right. Granted, we're a pretty casual society now, and that's comfortable, but sometimes there's nothing finer than a well-dressed man or woman.

Foot traffic

Looking closer at this photo, it appears that there are many people from all the ghost images -- mostly feet, as the footfall would be still for a bit longer for the image to form.

Shoe shine

Busy doing his work with boot black!

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