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  • Subject is exactly "African Americans"

Garnett, Miss, and baby

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5338.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1902 (circa)
See also AP-5308-3 and AP-5324A

Group of children near bridge carrying Baltimore Pike over Ridley Creek

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01311A.jpg
Date: 1930 (circa)
Left to right: Howard Mulholland, Cyrus Mulholland, Ann Mulholland, *Dot Sullivan (now Freeman), Sis Redding, *Dorothy Harvey (now Leonard, whose father took the photo), William Dutton Mulholland, Jr., and Arthur George Thorp, Jr. (* = only ones…

Idlewild waiters

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8383-2.jpg
Date: 1906-1907
16 African American men, possibly posed on porch of Idlewild Hotel. Several men blurry in this picture. See also AP-8383-1.

Idlewild waiters

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8383-1.jpg
Date: 1906-1907
15 African American men, possibly posed on porch of Idlewild Hotel. See also AP_8383-2.

Jamison baby, dead, in coffin

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5455.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1904 (circa)

Little boy in jail, Pete

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5324-2.jpg
Date: 1905-08-02
This is probably a little boy named Pete, not Pete Little.

Media Future Forum Luncheon at the Towne House Restaurant

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01156.jpg
Date: 1975 (circa)
Frank Lees caption: Left to right, standing: ?, Jim Loughrin, Willis Glen, Joseph Krug, Frank Ferguson. Seated: Esther Bell, ?, Mr. D'Ignazio. Envelope includes 35 mm negative strip with four other photos.

Media High School Class of 1898

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8101-2.jpg
Date: 1898
Albert W. Appleton, the photographer's son, is in center, rear. According to an account in the Philadelphia Times on June 27, 1898, the other graduates were: Cora Adele Jobson, Marion E. Abel, Elizabeth Miller McDowell, Mamie J. Lobb, Mary E.…

Media High School Class of 1898.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8101-1.jpg
Date: 1898
Albert W. Appleton, the photographer's son, is in center, rear. According to an account in the Philadelphia Times on June 27, 1898, the other graduates were: Cora Adele Jobson, Marion E. Abel, Elizabeth Miller McDowell, Mamie J. Lobb, Mary E.…

Media High School football team, 1927

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-15052.jpg
Date: 1927
With autographs of players on mat board. “Property of Roland D. Erskine Jr. 28”. Recap of 1927 season on reverse. Stored in Flat File 2

Media police

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5087.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1891-09-21
Chief of police flanked by four officers, including one whom is African-American. Names, according to Frank Lees, in From Media's Past (45), are Hoopes, Rodenboh [probably Rodenbaugh], Chief McKniff, Sherlock, and Turner. Lees says the picture was…

Media Town Fair

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01155E.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1975
African American woman posed with sign: Media Civic Forum

Michener's Ice Co. float

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9021.jpg
Date: 1900
This would have been the float for the Media Semi-Centennial parade in 1900.

Minton, Sarah

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5527.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1905 (circa)

Miss Tabitha Garnett, portrait

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5308-3.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1902
Media Directory in 1897 lists Tabitha Garnet, domestic. See also AP-5324-1

Mrs. C. D. Manley’s colored girl

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5776.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1908 (circa)
This unnamed woman was likely a domestic servant for Mrs. C. D. Manley

Mrs. Daht Green, dead

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5590.jpg
Date: 1906-02-09

Patron, a horse

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8140.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1901 (circa)

Pete Bland, Murderer, from football picture

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4043.jpg
Date: 1895-1900
Extracted from football team photograph taken by the photographer at Glen Mills School. See full photo and note at AP-5041.

Plum Street baby, dead, in coffin

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5625.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1906 (circa)

Radnor murderer in handcuffs, in County Jail, Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5811.jpg
Date: 1900-1909
This unidentified man probably committed his alleged crime in Radnor Township, Pa.