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  • Subject is exactly "Waterworks"

Fairmount Dam

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5238.jpg
Date: 1895-1900
This view, of the Fairmount Dam and Water Works and the Callowhill St. Bridge, was taken from a boathouse ramp above the dam on the Schuylkill River. Two steamboats are moored above dam, and the roof of a bathing pavilion is visible below dam. Sewer…

Mancill’s Mill, Media Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4121.jpg
Date: 1891-11
Photo taken on same day as AP-4126; see case and coat in foreground of each image. Photo Folder 5036 has prints, one of them dated Nov. 1891. The Media high railroad bridge Is in background.

Media high railroad bridge, view looking south from bridge showing Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8307.jpg
Date: 1903-11-01
View also includes covered bridge at Baltimore Pike and view up the Ridley Creek valley. A trolley line crosses the creek in front of the covered bridge.

Media high railroad bridge, view looking south from bridge showing Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-8307-5.jpg
Date: 1903-11-02
View also includes covered bridge at Baltimore Pike and view up the Ridley Creek valley. A trolley line crosses the creek in front of the covered bridge.

Media Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4117.jpg
Date: 1899-11-24
On Ridley Creek, with Media high railroad bridge in background

Media Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4129.jpg
Date: 1899-11-24
On Ridley Creek; Media high railroad bridge in background

Media Water Works

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-4223.jpg
Date: 1899-11-24
On Ridley Creek

Water Works Media, old, mill only, copy of old photograph

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5073-5.jpg
Date: 1899-12-03
This possibly shows the Mancill Mill on the water works property. Frank Lees, in his caption for this image on Photo Folder 1374 in the MHAC collection, identifies it as: "Ice House, Palmer's Ice Co., at Palmer's Dam, Ridley Creek at Baltimore Pike,…