Many thanks and acknowledgment to the people and organizations who photograph, document, restore, preserve, and write thoughtfully about neon signs within their communities, San Francisco and beyond. To learn more, here are a few  links to explore:

 

Neon Works/Jim Rizzo

 

Shawna Peterson Neon

 

San Francisco Architectural Heritage

 

Museum of Neon Art (MONA), Glendale

 

Neon Boy! Los Angeles

 

Society of Commercial Archaeology

 

Debra Jane Seltzer/Roadside Architecture

 

Todd Sanders/ Roadhouse Relics

 

New York Neon book/Thomas Rinaldi

 

Project Neon Blog/Kirsten Hively/New York

 

Storefront and New York Nights books/
James and Karla Murray

LISTEN

Listen to "Tube Benders”, A deep dive into the topic of neon signs,
featuring Shawna Peterson Neon and San Francisco Neon Walking Tours

By 99% Invisible, KALW NPR radio show on architecture and design.

 

Watch

Neon-Noir "Stolen Moments" video, by Al Barna and Randall Homan

 

SF Neon-Focused Footage from Petrified Films/Getty Images

 

SF Neon-Focused Footage from the Prelinger Archive

 

More neon videos by Giant Orange Press on our youtube channel.

Kickstarter video, September 2014

 

More neon videos by Giant Orange Press on our youtube channel.

All photos and content © 2017 Giant Orange Press