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African American History
Armed Services, Military
Bars and Taverns, Night Clubs
Bells, Chimes, Carillons
Best Place For/To ...
Biggest, Tallest, etc. (other superlatives)
Botany, Vegetation, Plants, Flowers, Trees
Botany, Vegetation, Trees, Plants, Flowers
Castles, Mansions, Plantations
Cemeteries, Graves, Burial Grounds
Churches, Cathedrals, Mosques, Synagogues, Temples
Cobain, Kurt; Nirvana
Concerts, Music Festivals
Country Music, Bluegrass
Court Cases, Opinions, Decisions
Crimes & Criminals (real and alleged)
Deaths, Died Here
Diners, Luncheonettes, Automats, etc.
Disasters, Tragedies, Accidents
Dives/Holes in the Wall - In a Good Way
Ethnic (& Regional) Foods/Restaurants
Fires, Fire Companies
First Ever ...
Folk Art, Outsider Art, Folklore
Food Trucks, Carts, Lunch Wagons, Street Food
Ghosts and Spirits, Haunted, Paranormal
Hip Hop, Rap
Historical Societies (entries by)
Homes, Lives or Lived Here
Hotels, Motels, B&Bs, Inns
Inspirational, Role Model
Junk / Junque (in a good way)
Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, Streams
Legends (unverifiable popular stories), Folk Tales
Lyrics (appears in song; inspiration for)
Missile Bases and Sites
Movies, Films, Cinema
Myths and Mythology
Nature (including endangered/threatened, invasive
Neighborhoods, Villages, Towns, etc.
No Longer There
Only, One of a Kind
Photographed / Painted, Locations
Pinball, Classic Arcade Games
Plaques, Markers (real ones)
Preservation / Protection Needed
Railroads, Trains, Subways, Stations
Record Stores, CDs, Audio
Records, Achievements, Measurements
Retail Stores, Malls
Rock and Roll
Sandwiches (non-cheese steak)
Science, Technology, Innovations
Ships, Boats, Marine
Ski Areas (Current & Former)
Solemn Cyber Plaques
Underground Railroad (Slavery/Freedom)
Underground, Subterranean, Tunnels
Worked Here, Employment
Works Progress Administration (WPA)
1748 properties found
Lyrics (appears in song; inspiration for) Category Listing
Ramones' Rock 'n' Roll High School Filmed Here
Sharona from My Sharona pop hit owns this real estate agency.
City in Pete Seeger's Little Boxes
Stones' Satisfaction Riff, Lyrics, Created Here
The House of the Rising Sun
First Rock Song Written Here; Bessie Smith Died Here
Springsteen Bought Jimmy Cliff Tape Here - Trapped
Bruce Springsteen met up with friend at diner here. Glory Days ?
Factory where Bruce Springsteen's dad worked; in My Hometown
Springsteen guest of Jersey Shore band here, 1982.
Springsteen's Local Hero song inspired at this site.
Greasy Lake in Springsteen Song Here? - 1 of 2
Greasy Lake in Springsteen Song Here? - 2 of 2
Springsteen's Seaside Bar Song Inspired Here
Brandy (You're A Fine Girl) based on spinster buried in parking lot?
Springsteen song about this Whole Foods store?
There's a Small Hotel was written about this inn.
City Gardens rock and roll club was here; Jon Stewart worked as bartender; REM song written here.
Jay-Z lived at and rapped about apartment here.
Lou Reed Waited for the Man Here
Amy Winehouse's Rehab Originated Here
Sting album named after this intersection.
Rock Star Genya Ravan grew up here, song name - 202 Rivington Street
Inspiration for Expressway to Your Heart by the Soul Survivors; I-76 by G. Love & Special Sauce
Bristol Stomp originate here?
Philadelphia Rain by Steve Forbert is about this club.
Lou Reed sang about this place.
Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' was written about this property.
John Waters Had Pink Flamingos Premier Party Here
Me and Mrs. Jones lyrics originated here, Boot's Stage Door.
Bryan Ferry album named after Duchamp painting, now here. David Bowie visited here.
Ring Around the Rosie Rag is about an arrest of Arlo Guthrie in this park.
You can't get to heaven, on the Frankford El ...
Slow-Mo song mentions this corner.
Address appears in G. Love and Special Sauce Song
Marah sings about this bridge from Philadlephia, PA, to Gloucester City, NJ.
South Street appears in Orlons' and Dovells' songs.
Both Sides Now was written here.
Ron Gallo song inspired by this corner.
Head Cheese Single Jungle Jam Refers to This Place
Losers From Rodman Street, by the Barnabys, is about this block.
Truck with 30,000 Pounds of Bananas (Harry Chapin Song) Crashed Here
Mashed Potato dance originated here.
Blinding of Isaac Woodard Site and Marker
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