Philadelphia Reflections

The musings of a physician who has served the community for over six decades

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Particular Sights to See:Center City
Taxi drivers tell tourists that Center City is a "shining city on a hill". During the Industrial Era, the city almost urbanized out to the county line, and then retreated. Right now, the urban center is surrounded by a semi-deserted ring of former factories.

Nature Preservation
Nature preservation and nature destruction are different parts of an eternal process.

River City

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Dock Street

Originally published: Friday, June 23, 2006; most-recently modified: Tuesday, June 04, 2019


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