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  • Subject is exactly "Fraternal organizations"

Appleton, Stephen H. , Knight Templar

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8332.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1904-1905
The photographer is wearing his Knights of Templar regalia.

Appleton, Stephen H. as M.E.H.P.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4019-2.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1890
M.E.H.P stands for Most Excellent High Priest, a Masonic Lodge position

Appleton, Stephen H. as Worshipful Master, 1890

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4011-1.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1890
Worshipful Master is a Masonic Lodge position.

Appleton, Stephen H. as Worshipful Master, 1890

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4011-2.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1890
Worshipful Master is a Masonic Lodge position.

Appleton, Stephen H., as M.E.H.P.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4019-1.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1890
M.E.H.P stands for Most Excellent High Priest, a Masonic Lodge position

Appleton, Stephen H., as Worshipful Master

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5106.jpg
Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1890-1900
Worshipful Master is a Masonic Lodge position. The photographer wears a Masonic apron, white gloves and tuxedo with a Masonic pin on the lapel, and poses next to a certificate from the Masons on which sits his black top hat.

Appleton, Stephen H., KT

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5317-5.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1902-04-27
The photographer is wearing his Knights of Templar regalia. Photographer's index includes this reference after title: (Mr. Snell) See possible explanations at AP-5316-5.

Appleton, Stephen H., prelate

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8321.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1904 (circa)
Prelate is a Masonic Lodge position.

Brown H. M. or H. W., K.T.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5715.jpg
Location: Appleton Studio
Date: 1907 (circa)
K.T. refers to his Knights of Templar uniform

Cornboilers 1899

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8075.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1899
A group of Delaware County men who held an annual picnic. The photographer is straddling the bench at the end of the right hand table, with a large mustache, straw hat, and suspenders.

Cornboilers 1900

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8076.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900
A group of Delaware County men who held an annual picnic.

Kossuth Lodge, I.O.O.F, meeting in third floor room, Media Borough Hall

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01236.jpg
Date: 1943-10-07
Left to right: Back: Norman Phillips, Raymond Plotts, D.D.G.M; Francis Austin, Edward Yarnall, Alvin P. Ottey. Front: Addison Delrow?, I. Frank Lees, D.D.G.S; George Major

Media Club house

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5046.jpg
Date: 1890-1900
This building housed the Media Club. The building still stands (2018) although the club no longer exists.

Quinby, J. E., Knight Templar

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8326.jpg
Date: 1904-09-10
According to Media 1897 Directory, this may be Joseph E. Quinby.

Quoit pitchers

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8141-1.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1901-09
Group of Delaware County men who held an annual picnic. Also called in newspaper reports the Delaware County Quoit Pitchers Association. See also AP-8141-2.

Quoit pitchers

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8141-2.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1901-09
Group of Delaware County men who held an annual picnic. Also called in newspaper reports the Delaware County Quoit Pitchers Association. See also AP-8141-1.

Rose Tree Lodge No. 275, I.O.O.F., Media, Pa.

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8091.jpg
Date: 1900 (circa)
International Order of Odd Fellows. This group met in a building in the Rose Tree section of Upper Providence Township, Pa.

Shriners Parade reviewing stand on State Street , looking south on Veterans Square

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Lees/P-01418.jpg
Date: 1980 (circa)
The Shriners, now (2019) called Shriners International, are a fraternal organization once known as the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America.

Wilde Guard Post. No. 25, G.A.R., Grand Army of the Republic

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8265.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1902 (circa)
This shows a gathering of Civil War veterans, probably on State Street in Media.

Wilde Guard Post. No. 25, G.A.R., Grand Army of the Republic

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8266.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1902 (circa)
This shows a gathering of Civil War veterans, probably oin Media. One of the houses is number 11.