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Ghost Signs
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Description:
Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.
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Image for Wells Fargo Bank Harbor Wayview gallery

SS53.3 km

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Ghost SignsWells Fargo Bank Harbor Way

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Wells Fargo Bank Sign

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BackPak

location: California

date approved: 12/14/2005

last visited: never

Image for Levi Strauss and Co. - Woodland, CAview gallery

NENE57.3 km

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Ghost SignsLevi Strauss and Co. - Woodland, CA

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A sign in hisotric downtown Woodland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 4/12/2011

last visited: never

Image for "Service Garage" - Mill Valley, CAview gallery

SS59.4 km

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Ghost Signs"Service Garage" - Mill Valley, CA

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A ghost sign for some sort of Auto shop in Mill Valley. The sign is on a brick wall in downtown.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 5/13/2008

last visited: 5/21/2008

Image for Eternal - Berkeley, Californiaview gallery

SS60.2 km

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Ghost SignsEternal - Berkeley, California

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The faded word "eternal" and a cross on the side of a house at Cedar and 4th Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 7/11/2008

last visited: 10/28/2012

Image for Acheson Physicians Buildingview gallery

SS60.7 km

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Ghost SignsAcheson Physicians Building

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Acheson Physicians Building is a four-story brick building on University Avenue at Shattuck Street in downtown Berkeley.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Squirreleen

location: California

date approved: 6/23/2008

last visited: 3/25/2010

Image for Burr and Sons - Berkeley, CAview gallery

SS60.7 km

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Ghost SignsBurr and Sons - Berkeley, CA

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A ghost sign for Burrs & Sons. The weathered sign is on the side of a building on Addison St. I believe that the company was involved in heating of houses.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 12/18/2009

last visited: 1/5/2010

Image for Walnut Creek Meat Market - Walnut Creek, CAview gallery

SESE62.1 km

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Ghost SignsWalnut Creek Meat Market - Walnut Creek, CA

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A ghost sign in downtown Walnut Creek, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/6/2016

last visited: never

Image for Downtown Oakland Ghost Signs - Oakland, CAview gallery

SS67.9 km

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Ghost SignsDowntown Oakland Ghost Signs - Oakland, CA

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Two ghost signs on this building in downtown Oakland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: never

Image for Pacific Tool and Supply Company - Oakland, CAview gallery

SS68.9 km

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Ghost SignsPacific Tool and Supply Company - Oakland, CA

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A ghost sign for the oldPacific Tool and Supply Company building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 7/27/2011

last visited: 5/2/2015

Image for Union Machine Company - Oakland, CAview gallery

SS68.9 km

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Ghost SignsUnion Machine Company - Oakland, CA

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Ghost sign on a building for a machinery company in Oakland.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ucdvicky

location: California

date approved: 1/16/2008

last visited: 1/17/2008

Image for Bull Durham sign - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS69 km

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Ghost SignsBull Durham sign - San Francisco, CA

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A Bull Durham tabacco sign on a brick building by Ils Lane off of Columbus in San Francisco.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/8/2009

last visited: 7/12/2009

Image for Crawdad's -  Isleton CAview gallery

SESE69.5 km

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Ghost SignsCrawdad's - Isleton CA

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For many years, Isleton had a festival to celebrate a harvest of these crustaceans.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 4/15/2016

last visited: never

Image for Hotel Shawmut - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.2 km

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Ghost SignsHotel Shawmut - San Francisco, CA

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This ghost sign for the Hotel Shawmut is on the building for the same hotel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/25/2010

last visited: 6/25/2010

Image for South End Warehouse - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.2 km

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Ghost SignsSouth End Warehouse - San Francisco, CA

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A ghost sign for the South End Warehouse in San Francisco.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/22/2010

last visited: 6/25/2010

Image for Coca-Cola Ghost Sign - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.5 km

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Ghost SignsCoca-Cola Ghost Sign - San Francisco, CA

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A Coca-Cola sign on the side of a hotel in the Tenderloin District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 6/25/2010

Image for Par-T-Pak Beverages - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.5 km

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Ghost SignsPar-T-Pak Beverages - San Francisco, CA

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A ghost sign for a product on the side of a hotel in the Tenderloin District.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 6/24/2010

last visited: 6/25/2010

Image for Ark Motor Company - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.7 km

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Ghost SignsArk Motor Company - San Francisco, CA

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An old ghost sign for Ark Motor Company. The sign is on an old building on Eddy St.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 2/24/2009

last visited: 2/24/2009

Image for The Garcia and Maggini Warehouse - San Francisco, CAview gallery

SS70.8 km

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Ghost SignsThe Garcia and Maggini Warehouse - San Francisco, CA

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A ghost sign for the Garcia and Maggini Warehouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

Image for Boss of the Road Overalls - Sacramento, CAview gallery

EE75 km

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Ghost SignsBoss of the Road Overalls - Sacramento, CA

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There are two ghost signs on this building in Old Sacramento!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Free2bme29

location: California

date approved: 10/9/2009

last visited: 3/14/2016

Image for Barber & Beauty Supply -- Sacramentoview gallery

EE76 km

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Ghost SignsBarber & Beauty Supply -- Sacramento

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A 2nd story billboard. The current building occupant told me that they remember it as a car dealership for some years.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 4/25/2012

last visited: 7/13/2012

Image for Better Bread / St. Regis - Sacramento CAview gallery

EE76 km

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Ghost SignsBetter Bread / St. Regis - Sacramento CA

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Sometimes there is so much going on, it is hard to notice these post cards from an earlier time. Sacramento recently lost one of it's long runnng bakeries (Wonder Bread). One could smell it from the freeway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member sbcamper

location: California

date approved: 9/1/2012

last visited: 11/29/2013

Image for W.C. Stokes in Colusa, CAview gallery

NN93.5 km

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Ghost SignsW.C. Stokes in Colusa, CA

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A dilapidated building in Colusa, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Teachermom

location: California

date approved: 10/8/2005

last visited: never

Image for Blu-white sign - San Mateo, California view gallery

SS94.1 km

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Ghost SignsBlu-white sign - San Mateo, California

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This ghost sign is on an empty "ghost building".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe

location: California

date approved: 3/18/2009

last visited: never

Image for Globe Flour Sign - Woodbridge, CAview gallery

EE95.1 km

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Ghost SignsGlobe Flour Sign - Woodbridge, CA

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A ghost sign for Globe Flour in downtown Woodbridge, CA. The sign reads: "Globe Flour - For every baking purpose."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 10/9/2009

last visited: 10/9/2009

Image for Dandy Bread and Dr. Pepper - Lodi, CAview gallery

EE98.3 km

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Ghost SignsDandy Bread and Dr. Pepper - Lodi, CA

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This ghost sign is located on S Main Street in a depressed part of downtown Lodi, CA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: California

date approved: 4/7/2014

last visited: never

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