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Snowy City

As I mentioned yesterday, we got a record-setting amount of snowfall in Philadelphia, about 20 inches. Here are some pics I took in Center City and Old City Philadelphia yesterday.





Snow in Front of Independence Hall (Click to enlarge)


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The snow piled in front of Independence Hall was waist high,
as shown by the National Park Service employee in the bottom right.


 


Tour Sign in Snow (Click to enlarge)


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A sign reading "Independence Hall Tour" is partially obscured by snow.


 


Bearcat on Independence Mall (Click to enlarge)


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A city employee in a Bearcat clears sidewalks around Independence Mall.


 


Snowbound Bike (Click to enlarge)


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A bicycle, left out during the storm, is mired in snow.


 


Snow-Covered Fire Hydrant (Click to enlarge)


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A fire hydrant near City Hall is completely covered with snow.


 


Moral:
Anything that doesn't move gets covered with snow in a blizzard.



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