In the 1900s signage became very poplar.  Advertising their establishments, signs were made in many different shapes and sizes.  In the early 1920s through the 1950s sign painters were nicknamed “Wall Dogs”.  They traveled across America, painting directly on brick buildings and wood barns.  Painting large pictures and letters with lead base paint.  The signs were high and visible.  Today you may see a fading, peeling image, they are called “ghost signs”.  The images are “ghostly”.   (Read more...)
 
Go
CA2271
CA2271 Neon - CA2271: Alexandria March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4314
CA2274
CA2274 Neon - CA2274: Alhambra Aug 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4317
CA2275
CA2275 Neon - CA2275: Alhambra Aug 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4318
CA2276
CA2276 Neon - CA2276: Alhambra March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4319
CA2293
CA2293 Neon - CA2293: Balboa July 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4336
CA2294
CA2294 Neon - CA2294: Balboa March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4337
CA2295
CA2295 Neon - CA2295: Balboa March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4338
CA2296
CA2296 Neon - CA2296: Balboa March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4339
CA2304
CA2304 Neon - CA2304: Bridge Aug 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4347
CA2315
CA2315 Neon - CA2315: Castro March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4358
CA2318
CA2318 Neon - CA2318: Century March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4361
CA2326
CA2326 Neon - CA2326: Coliseum March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4369
CA2327
CA2327 Neon - CA2327: Coliseum March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4370
CA2332
CA2332 Neon - CA2332: Coronet March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4375
CA2333
CA2333 Neon - CA2333: Coronet March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4376
CA2353
CA2353 Neon - CA2353: 4 Star March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4396
CA2354
CA2354 Neon - CA2354: Star March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4397
CA2357
CA2357 Neon - CA2357: Fox Dec 1962 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4400
CA2358
CA2358 Neon - CA2358: Fox Dec 1962 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4401
CA2379
CA2379 Neon - CA2379: Grand July 1974 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4422
CA2380
CA2380 Neon - CA2380: Grand June 1981 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4423
CA2397
CA2397 Neon - CA2397: Latino Marach 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4440
CA2409
CA2409 Neon - CA2409: Metro March 1989 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4452
CA2421
CA2421 Neon - CA2421: New Mission March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4464
CA2422
CA2422 Neon - CA2422: New Mission March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4465
CA2445
CA2445 Neon - CA2445: Presidio Aug 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4488
CA2450
CA2450 Neon - CA2450: Pussycat, Centre March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4493
CA2461
CA2461 Neon - CA2461: Royal March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4504
CA2463
CA2463 Neon - CA2463: Roxie March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4506
CA2464
CA2464 Neon - CA2464: Roxie March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4507
CA2472
CA2472 Neon - CA2472: Strand March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4515
CA2480
CA2480 Neon - CA2480: Tower June 1981 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4523
CA2488
CA2488 Neon - CA2488: Vogue June 1982 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4531
CA2489
CA2489 Neon - CA2489: Vogue Feb 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4532
CA2490
CA2490 Neon - CA2490: Vogue Feb 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4533
CA2493
CA2493 Neon - CA2493: Vogue Feb 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4536
CA2508
CA2508 Neon - CA2508: York March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4551
CA2509
CA2509 Neon - CA2509: York March 1986 San Francisco - San Francisco, California More Info
5/31/2008
4552
CA2514
CA2514 Neon - CA2514: Burbank March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4557
CA2515
CA2515 Neon - CA2515: Burbank March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4558
CA2524
CA2524 Neon - CA2524: Garden Feb 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4567
CA2525
CA2525 Neon - CA2525: Garden Feb 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4568
CA2526
CA2526 Neon - CA2526: Garden Feb 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4569
CA2528
CA2528 Neon - CA2528: Garden Feb 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4571
CA2531
CA2531 Neon - CA2531: Jose March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4574
CA2532
CA2532 Neon - CA2532: Jose March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4575
CA2538
CA2538 Neon - CA2538: Mexico March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4581
CA2546
CA2546 Neon - CA2546: Studio Marach 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4589
CA2548
CA2548 Neon - CA2548: Studio March 1986 San Jose - San Jose, California More Info
5/31/2008
4591
CA2582
CA2582 Neon - CA2582: Rafael Feb 1986 San Rafael - San Rafael, California More Info
5/31/2008
4625

 

Contact American Classic Images Customer Service:  E-mail Us