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Buck Tavern
Date: 1901
According to "" (accessed in January 2018), this tavern was on West Chester Pike in Marple Township and was demolished in the 1940s for a housing development. American Legion Post 805 in Broomall now occupies the site.

Eagle Hotel
Date: 1898 (circa)
On sign: C. A. Beittenmiller, Proprietor. The J. B. P. Baltz Brewing Co., Lager Beer. Photograph used in the book Twice Adopted, by "En Quad" [Thomas R. Vernon]. Media, Pa.: Cooper & Vernon, Publishers, 1898, facing page 208. This novel tells the…

Plumstead Inn and Tancreed's, State Street at Plum Street, south side
Date: 1968-07
Frank Lees caption: In July 1968 the Plumstead Inn and Tancreed's Dress Store were about to be torn down, for the relocation of Plum Street and the building of the First Keystone Federal Savings Bank. The building that house Tancreed's had earlier…

Plumstead Inn, interior
Date: 1952
Bartender at work.

Plumstead Inn, interior
Date: 1952
Patrons at the bar.

Plumstead Inn, interior
Date: 1952
Man in booth.

Plumstead Inn, southwest corner of Plum and State streets
Date: 1968-07
Demolished in 1968 as part of Media's Urban Renewal project.

Rose Tree Hotel
Date: 1890 (circa)
Print given to Frank Lees by Mrs. Warren Fisher, Oct. 11, 1971

Tavern on street corner
Address: Not Known
Date: 1900-1910
Possibly in Philadelphia

Union Hotel, S. H. Serrill
Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Newspaper lists this as Linwood (1886) and Marcus Hook and vicinity (1902): "located at the Cross Roads, Linwood". I think this is the same place. See AP-5223 for close-up of Elsie Serrill and child on this porch.