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  • Subject is exactly "Schools -- Private"

Gayley house

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Date: 1889
In “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 55, described as “Swithin C. Shortlidge’s Academy Annex”

Media high railroad bridge, top

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Date: 1900 (circa)
Looking northwest; shows Elwyn Institute buildings in distance

Pennsylvania Training School for Feeble Minded Children [Now Elwyn Institute]

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Date: 1880 (circa)
Back of card reads: "Thirty minutes by R.R. from Philadelphia. Media and Vicinity. Photographed by Samuel McMullin, Landscape Photographer, No. 1128 South Ninth Street, Philadelphia. Taken by request of James R. Cummins, Residence, Media, Penna."

Shortlidge Academy Baseball Team

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1900-1909

Shortlidge reunion, No. 1 group

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1902-06-04
Swithin C. Shortlidge, founder of Shortlidge Media Academy, is standing in black coat just left of the center porch post.

Shortlidge reunion, No. 2 group

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1902-06-04
Swithin C. Shortlidge, founder of Shortlidge Media Academy, is standing in black coat just left of the center porch post.

Training School donkey

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Date: 1900 (circa)
Donkey pulling cart holding barrel. This is probably at the Elwyn Institute.