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Ghost Signs
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Faded, painted signs, at least 50 years old, on an exterior building wall heralding an obsolete product, an outdated trademark or a clue to the history of the building's occupancy.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 Pacific Tool and Supply Company - Oakland, CAview gallery

NWNW18.2 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

NWNW18.7 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 Downtown Oakland Ghost Signs - Oakland, CAview gallery

NWNW19 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 Blu-white sign - San Mateo, California view gallery

SWSW21.6 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 Burr and Sons - Berkeley, CAview gallery

NWNW24.6 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 Acheson Physicians Buildingview gallery

NWNW24.8 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 Walnut Creek Meat Market - Walnut Creek, CAview gallery

NN25.1 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 The Garcia and Maggini Warehouse - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW25.7 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 South End Warehouse - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW26.1 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 Eternal - Berkeley, Californiaview gallery

NWNW26.6 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 Par-T-Pak Beverages - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW27.5 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 Coca-Cola Ghost Sign - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW27.5 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 Bull Durham sign - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW27.7 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 Hotel Shawmut - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW27.8 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 Ark Motor Company - San Francisco, CAview gallery

NWNW28.3 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 Wells Fargo Bank Harbor Wayview gallery

NWNW35.1 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 Hart's - San Jose, CAview gallery

SESE42.6 km

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Ghost SignsHart's - San Jose, CA

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A ghost sign on a vacant warehouse in San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 9/1/2014

last visited: never

Image for Hart's Department Store Warehouse #2 - San Jose, CAview gallery

SESE42.8 km

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Ghost SignsHart's Department Store Warehouse #2 - San Jose, CA

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This ghost sign for Hart's Department Store in San Jose can be a reminder of a sad ending to Brooke Hart, the heir to the family store.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK

location: California

date approved: 7/5/2012

last visited: never

Image for 7-Up - San Jose, CAview gallery

SESE43.3 km

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Ghost Signs7-Up - San Jose, CA

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A 7-Eleven sign behind a building in San Jose.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/23/2014

last visited: never

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

NWNW44.7 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 Star Shoe Store - San Jose, CAview gallery

SESE46.5 km

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Ghost SignsStar Shoe Store - San Jose, CA

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Ghost sign on the historic Pacific Hotel in the San Jose Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 5/27/2008

last visited: 11/10/2014

Image for Los Gatos Soda Worksview gallery

SS52.6 km

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Ghost SignsLos Gatos Soda Works

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An old sign is basically all that remains of the old Soda Works in Los Gatos, Ca.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas

location: California

date approved: 5/28/2006

last visited: 12/24/2007

Image for Crawdad's -  Isleton CAview gallery

NENE70.2 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 Globe Flour Sign - Woodbridge, CAview gallery

NENE89.6 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

NENE90.4 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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