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Fading Ads of New York City

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Acclaimed photographer and urban documentarian Frank Jump talks about his 20-year effort to document fading ads in the city. His book Fading Ads of New York City is a photo-documentary and a study of time and space, of mortality and living.
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My Next Book: Fading Ads of London

My Next Book: Fading Ads of London | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
After the success of my first non-fiction book: True Love is Like the Loch Ness Monster, I decided that for my next project I wanted a different challenge. As many of you know… Read More &ra...
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My Next Book: Fading Ads of London

My Next Book: Fading Ads of London | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
After the success of my first non-fiction book: True Love is Like the Loch Ness Monster, I decided that for my next project I wanted a different challenge. As many of you know… Read More &ra...
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VERNACULAR TYPOGRAPHY

VERNACULAR TYPOGRAPHY | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
RT @_bridgetbutler: I rather like this typography site, particularly the ghost signs, http://t.co/FV2zI88v...
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Zanotti's Dairy – Orick, CA – Fading Ad Blog

Zanotti's Dairy – Orick, CA – Fading Ad Blog | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
CITYSCAPE w/GEORGE BODARKY - WFUV - WED FEB 8 · INVENTING BROOKLYN - FADING ADS OF BKLYN - BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOC - WED, FEB 15 @ 7PM · ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOC - MON MAR 5 @ 7PM ...
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Fence-Hopping Blogger Chronicles Fading 'Ghost Signs' Across ...

Fence-Hopping Blogger Chronicles Fading 'Ghost Signs' Across ... | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Jump, who teaches technology to second – fifth graders at Public School 119 in Brooklyn, has long photographed fading ads on brick buildings across the city, known to aficionados as “ghost signs.” His exploits, chronicled on ...
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'Fading Ads Of New York City' Chronicles Ghost Signs - GalleyCat

'Fading Ads Of New York City' Chronicles Ghost Signs - GalleyCat | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
'Fading Ads Of New York City' Chronicles Ghost Signs. ... out the fake fading signs. For example, one fading ad for Planters Nuts on a brick wall in Ridgewood, Queens may look like its from the 1930s, but it is probably not.
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causeway road: ghost ads: modern and mythic

causeway road: ghost ads: modern and mythic | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
ghost ads: modern and mythic. Eve Ahearn currently resides in Panama City, Panama, home of her new street style blog miramoda. She may be nostalgic for New York, but you just can't beat the colors and heat of Panama.
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Ghost sign disappears - Vancouver Sun

Ghost sign disappears - Vancouver Sun | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Ghost sign disappearsVancouver SunVANCOUVER -- A 90-year-old “ghost sign” at Granville and Robson has vanished as quickly as it appeared.
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San Francisco Ghost Signs: A Tour of SF's Historical Advertisements (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post

San Francisco Ghost Signs: A Tour of SF's Historical Advertisements (PHOTOS) - Huffington Post | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
San Francisco Ghost Signs: A Tour of SF's Historical Advertisements (PHOTOS)Huffington PostAnd while the Wild West and the Gold Rush may be over (and possibly even our iconic bars, too) our streets still feature one reminder of the good old days:...
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Twitter / jk12955: I love these ghost ads htt ...

I love these ghost ads http://t.co/z58XzIRP (I love these ghost ads http://t.co/z58XzIRP...)...
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Trio works to revitalize advertising signs on buildings - Salisbury Post

Trio works to revitalize advertising signs on buildings - Salisbury Post | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Salisbury PostTrio works to revitalize advertising signs on buildingsSalisbury PostAndy Thompson, painter, shows the template for part of a wall mural with the Ghost Sign Restoration Project with the help of Justin Dionne(left).
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Queens native shoots ephemera - Queens Chronicle

Queens native shoots ephemera - Queens Chronicle | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Queens native shoots ephemeraQueens ChronicleFrank Jump started photographing fading ads in 1997, he told audience members at a lecture he gave at the Greater Astoria Historical Society on Monday.
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Buchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of Birmingham - UAB News

Buchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of Birmingham - UAB News | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
UAB NewsBuchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of BirminghamUAB NewsFading Ads of Birmingham, published by The History Press with photography by Jonathan Purvis, explores the weathered advertising signs still visible on brick...
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Buchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of Birmingham - UAB News

Buchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of Birmingham - UAB News | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
UAB NewsBuchanan explores the city's history through the Fading Ads of BirminghamUAB NewsFading Ads of Birmingham, published by The History Press with photography by Jonathan Purvis, explores the weathered advertising signs still visible on brick...
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Changing Skyline: A new book reads Philadelphia's history in its faded signs - Philadelphia Inquirer

Changing Skyline: A new book reads Philadelphia's history in its faded signs - Philadelphia Inquirer | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
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Changing Skyline: A new book reads Philadelphia's history in its faded signs
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Milkboy on 11th Street near Chestnut Street incorporates their new sign with the old.
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Thomsen's Candies – Quality First – Portland ... - Fading AIDS Gallery

Thomsen's Candies – Quality First – Portland ... - Fading AIDS Gallery | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
CITYSCAPE w/GEORGE BODARKY - WFUV - WED FEB 8 · INVENTING BROOKLYN - FADING ADS OF BKLYN - BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOC - WED, FEB 15 @ 7PM · ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOC - MON MAR 5 @ 7PM ...
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On the Allure of Ghost Ads | Planetizen

On the Allure of Ghost Ads | Planetizen | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it

When a building in blighted Highland Park, Michigan was demolished, a painted advertisement on the adjacent building was revealed. Nearby, other ghost ads remain, "nearly as bright" as ever. Dan Barry reports on why ...

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New book 'Fading Ads of New York City' chronicles ghost signs as ...

New book 'Fading Ads of New York City' chronicles ghost signs as ... | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
... Archer Ave. in Jamaica, Queens that he writes about in his new book, “Fading Ads of New York City.” Mr. Peanut stands, white-gloved hand on shell-covered hip, in a fading ad painted on a brick building in Ridgewood.
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The Fading, Old-Timey Ads of New York City - Neighborhoods - The ...

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The Fading, Old-Timey Ads of New York City Frank Jump. Tweet; Share; Print; Email. Frank Jump noticed his first ghost sign in Harlem. It was a towering, four-story tall series of blue ads painted on red brick, hawking a kind of ...
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Vancouver ghost ads, Robert Knepper, and Utah says no to sex-ed [I ...

Vancouver ghost ads, Robert Knepper, and Utah says no to sex-ed [I ... | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Ghost signs from Vancouver's past spring up to haunt us still: Ninety years after it was covered up by a building, a “ghost sign” for a 1922 movie has reappeared at Granville and Robson. VANCOUVER — Ninety years after it ...
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Jeremiah's Vanishing New York: Jump's Ghost Signs

Jeremiah's Vanishing New York: Jump's Ghost Signs | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Frank Jump has been photographing and collecting the ghost signs of New York City since 1997. Most recently, he published many of his photos, along with essays, in the excellent book Fading Ads of New York City.
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Escapes: Hunting for 'hex signs' in Pennsylvania Dutch country - Washington Post

Escapes: Hunting for 'hex signs' in Pennsylvania Dutch country - Washington Post | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Escapes: Hunting for 'hex signs' in Pennsylvania Dutch countryWashington PostHe documented 425 Berks County barns with signs. Some were so weathered that he could see only the “ghost” of the sign, and only a fraction are on the art barn tour.
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Monroe Plumbing & Heating Supply Corp ... - Fading AIDS Gallery

Monroe Plumbing & Heating Supply Corp ... - Fading AIDS Gallery | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
CITYSCAPE w/GEORGE BODARKY - WFUV - WED FEB 8 · INVENTING BROOKLYN - FADING ADS OF BKLYN - BROOKLYN HISTORICAL SOC - WED, FEB 15 @ 7PM · ASTORIA HISTORICAL SOC - MON MAR 5 @ 7PM ...
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Ghost signs on "Hansom Cab" public house on Humberstone Gate :: Ghost Signs of Leicestershire | Leicestershire Ghost Signs

Ghost signs on "Hansom Cab" public house on Humberstone Gate :: Ghost Signs of Leicestershire | Leicestershire Ghost Signs | Fading Ads of New York City | Scoop.it
Ghost signs on "Hansom Cab" public house on Humberstone Gate :#GhostSigns of Leicester #urbex #englishheritage @scoopit http://t.co/jdwFG13m...
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