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Public School 17

I’ve previously posted Spring/Summer photos of Public School 17. Here are some Fall/Winter shots as well: Public School No. 17 was built in 1875 and served the growing South End (my hometown neighborhood!) up until the 1970’s. It now has a more macabre, creepy, horror movie quality about it (that I quite enjoy!). It also is… Continue reading Public School 17

city · My Photography · Street Photography

Shoe Tossing

There is no universal meaning for shoes hanging on power lines, but one is able to interpret the message depending on the location of the shoes. Some kids perform shoe tossing simply because they have witnessed others do it. For others… it is a symbol of a prime drug-dealing location, gang representation, or even death.