Sedef Aydogan’s Blog

Hoboglyphs: Secret Transient Symbols & Modern Nomad Codes
June 16, 2010, 7:02 pm
Filed under: culture, typography | Tags: , ,

Hobos are the modern homeless community of the US. To help each other out, these vagabonds developed their own secret language to direct other hobos to food, water, or work – or away from dangerous situations. The Hobo Code helped add a small element of safety when traveling to new places. For more information:

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