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119-121 E. 6th St., Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9072-1.jpg
Date: 1900-1908
Shows 119-121 E. 6th St. House (as of 2018) has been remodeled to have a stucco exterior and more overhang on the roofline, but the shape of the building and details surrounding these pictures confirm the location. Partial view of house shows back of…

119-121 E. 6th St., Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9072-2.jpg
Date: 1900-1908
Shows 119-121 E. 6th St. House (as of 2018) has been remodeled to have a stucco exterior and more overhang on the roofline, but the shape of the building and details surrounding these pictures confirm the location. Partial view of house shows back of…

119-121 E. 6th St., Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9072-3.jpg
Date: 1900-1908
Shows 119-121 E. 6th St. House (as of 2018) has been remodeled to have a stucco exterior and more overhang on the roofline, but the shape of the building and details surrounding these pictures confirm the location. Partial view of house shows back of…

119-121 E. 6th St., Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9072-4.jpg
Date: 1900-1908
Shows 119-121 E. 6th St. House (as of 2018) has been remodeled to have a stucco exterior and more overhang on the roofline, but the shape of the building and details surrounding these pictures confirm the location. Partial view of house shows back of…

647-649 S. Orange St.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-9063.jpg
Date: 1900-1909
This twin house is just south of the intersection of Ridley Creek Rd. and S. Orange St. The photo also shows a partial view of 645 S. Orange, on the left.

Alexander house, Brinton Mill

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8386-1.jpg
Date: 1906-1907
Probably on the Concord Country Club property, formerly Brinton Lake Club

Alexander house, Brinton Mill

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8386-2.jpg
Date: 1906-1907
Probably on the Concord Country Club property, formerly Brinton Lake Club

Appleton home, 1896

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4090-1.jpg
Date: 1896
Also shows 339 W. State St.. Harry Appleton, the photographer's son, is on the porch.

Appleton parlor, 335 W. State St.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5039.jpg
Date: 1893
Before moving to 341 W. State Street, the Appleton family lived here, a few doors to the east. Decorations include a framed self-portrait of the photographer.

Appleton residence

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8375.jpg
Date: 1906-03-18
The photographer's residence and studio location. 337 and 339 W. State St. also visible.

Back-door neighbors

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5142.jpg
Date: 1890-1895
Deborah Appleton, the photographer's wife, and a neighbor, in back of 341 and 343 W. State St.

Back-door neighbors

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5142-1.jpg
Date: 1890-1895
Deborah Appleton, the photographer's wife, and a neighbor, in back of 341 and 343 W. State St.

Baker, Dr. Frances. Home in snowstorm, West State St.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5018.jpg
Date: 1891 (circa)
Baker was the wife of James W. Baker, pictured at AP-5051.

Baker’s porch

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4046.jpg
Date: 1890 (circa)
This is probably 333 W. State St., several doors east of Appleton's house at 341. See AP-8375. The Media 1900 Directory lists Hannah M. Baker at 333 W. State St.

Bicycle boat, ashore

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5110.jpg
Date: 1890-1900
Illustrated advertising flyer for H. C. Johnson Water Cycle is included in Volume 26-2 of the Streeper Collection: "The latest Cycling novelty now in the market is the Johnson Water Cycle, which no doubt will become quite popular with all lovers of…

Blizzard, Feb. 1899

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5198-2.jpg
Date: 1899-02
Looking east from Appleton house at 341 W. State St.

Brinton cottage, Elwyn

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8225.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1902-06-08

Brodhead house

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8373.jpg
Date: 1906
Number on door appears to be 303 or 305. The 1900 Media Directory lists Emma Brodhead at 305 W. State St. Signs on tree advertise a sale of household goods, and a lecture on cats and dogs.

Brooke house, originally Hill farm house

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4049.jpg
Date: 1889
Location is approximate. Used in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 5, and captioned: “Residence of the late Mrs. H. Jones Brooke.” Also used in Media 1900 Semi-centennial booklet as one of Media's Original Farm Houses, belonging to John Hill. See…

Brooke house, originally Hill farm house

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8361.jpg
Date: 1905-1906
Location is approximate. This view of the house, later than that shown in AP-4049, shows the back of the stone house at 415 S. Orange. The Hill house was built before Media's street grid was established, and as shown on the 1892 map of Media, it sat…

Brooke, Orange St. House

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4053-1.jpg
Date: 1889
Similar used in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 53. Houses at 449, 435, and 423 S. Orange still stand (2018) and were identical when originally built. 435 is the best guess for this photograph.

Brooke, Washington St. house

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4052.jpg
Date: 1889 (circa)
Used in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p.15: “Residence of Mrs. Nathan Brooke”. 400 block, W. Baltimore Pike. House still stands as of 2018

Broomall mansion

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4040.jpg
Date: 1889
Used in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 6: “Residence of Hon. John M. Broomall”

Buckley, State St. houses

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4042.jpg
Date: 1889-01-17
On Photo Folder 1423, this image is identified as "Home of Elmer Lukens.” An engraving of this photo, which eliminated the unsightly utility pole, appears in the "Media, Penna." 1889 brochure on page 31. Address probably 308-310 E. State St., but…