12 Rare Photos From Philadelphia That Will Take You Straight To The Past

Philadelphia has changed a lot over the years – but parts of our city have certainly remained the same. The cobblestones of Old City and the brick row homes of South Philly are reminders of Philadelphia’s history. Check out these vintage photos that tell the stories of previous generations of Philadelphians who made this city their home.

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Did you know some of the oldest photos in America were taken in Philadelphia? Check them out: Here Are The Oldest Photos Ever Taken In The United States And They Are Incredible