Posts Tagged ‘Pizza del Barrio’

Vintage store signs, Harlem edition

May 12, 2009

El Coqui is a tiny tree frog native to Puerto Rico—and the name of a restaurant on First Avenue near 110th Street:

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Lenox Lounge, with its lovely Art Deco sign, has been at its Lenox Avenue address since 1939:

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Pizza Del Barrio and Carousel Ice Cream are East Harlem ghost signs. They remain, but both shops have been long replaced by other businesses:

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