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Horne, flowers, wet plate

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1867-1877
Probably flowers for the funeral of one of the photographer's grandparents or parents. "Wet plate" refers to the photographic process used to capture the image. This is possibly a copy from a tintype.

Rev. Griffith, wet plate

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1880 (circa)
Probably Rev. T. M. Griffith, listed as pastor of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1885 Media Directory. “Wet plate” refers to the photographic process used to capture the image.

Pratt's apple tree

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1888-11-22
Probably Media

Dog, Grover Pierce

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1888-12-25

Appleton, Stephen H., on rocks outdoors

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
Probably along Ridley Creek near Media. AP-4221 is same location.

Eastman residence

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
House of John I. Eastman, listed in 1885 Media Directory at Washington, now Baltimore Ave., and Lemon St. Image is in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 37, as “Miss Eastman's Cottage." See also 1892 Map of Media.

Letter Carrier

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
Mail was delivered in this horse-drawn vehicle.

Rowland farm house

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
Used in Media Semi-centennial booklet, 1900, in combination photograph of Media's Original Farm Houses, belonging to Dr. Joseph Rowland

Sharpless stable, interior

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
John Sharpless was murdered in his stable in 1885. The case dragged on until 1889, and was the most sensational in Delaware County history up to that point. These may be Appleton's retrospective photos of the scene of the crime.

Wilkinson store

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
Sign reads Wilkinson & Cutler

Sharpless, long distance view.

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
John Sharpless was murdered in his stable in 1885. The case dragged on until 1889, and was the most sensational in Delaware County history up to that point. These may be Appleton's retrospective photos of the scene of the crime.

Sharpless barn

http://mediahistoricarchives.org/source/Appleton/AP-5177.jpg
Address: Not Known
Date: 1889 (circa)
John Sharpless was murdered in the stable on his farm in 1885. he case dragged on until 1889, and was the most sensational in Delaware County history up to that point. These may be Appleton's retrospective photos of the scene of the crime. Shows…

Taylor, Frank, at work

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889-01-29
Laying brick in an unfinished building

Rorer's Market

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1889-02-14
Used as basis for engraving in “Media, Penna.” publication, 1889, p. 29

Haddock, Ellwood, at forge

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890 (circa)
Deborah Appleton's brother. He became a minister, but here is working at a blacksmith's forge.

Floral apron

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Flowers form the numbers 298

Lindsay ruins

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Rubble in a field; looks to be the ruins of a barn; another building is visible in the nearby woods.

Marshall shooting

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Sport shooting, probably at clay pigeons

Marshall shooting

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Sport shooting, probably at clay pigeons

Marshall shooting

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Sport shooting, probably at clay pigeons

Redmon house

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900
Possibly house of Charles or Charters and Hannah Redmon, in Newtown Square

Trick dog, standing on hind legs

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900

Trick dog, standing on hind legs

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900

Trick dog, standing on chair

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Address: Not Known
Date: 1890-1900