I came across this building on the way to the zoo (random!) and had to take a slight detour to take pictures of it. I had never seen this style of type set in concrete before. I think it’s just beautiful. This building was built in 1916 for The Akron Brewing Company. It has since housed many other businesses before being purchased by the University of Akron in the late 70s.
Here’s a somewhat blurry close up:
Look at those letters!
This picture was also taken in downtown Akron. Lovin’ these concrete letters! Same style as above:
I thought they would be a great way to kick off the weekend! Have you seen anything like this in your city? Take a picture and tweet it to me @nikki_vz