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025. Crum Creek, Springton Reservoir at Gradyville Road

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." Address is approximate.

032. Old houses by stream

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification.

034. Stream in channel with Baldwin Locomotive Works in background.

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Location: Eddystone (Pa.)
Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." Identified from Google Maps. Stream is either Crum Creek or a raceway leading to factory from this creek. Exact location uncertain.

039. Tall dam on creek with two factory buildings below.

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification.

040. Roadway in parklike setting leading to concrete bridge over stream.

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. Possibly Cobbs Creek Parkway.

046. Mouth of creek near large river, with factory on right and bridge in distance

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. Possibly the mouth of Crum Creek or Ridley Creek at the Delaware River.

047. Small bridge over stream in parklike setting

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification.

050. Rapids in stream with either bridge abutments or ruins of a factory.

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification.

056. Stream with factories, stores, and bridge

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. Possibly Chester Creek in Chester, or Darby Creek in Darby.

057. Mouth of Chester Creek.

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Location: Chester (Pa.)
Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. The mouth of Chester Creek at the Delaware River, viewed from 2nd Street. Thanks to Ted Xaras for identifying this location.

069. Wissahickon Creek downstream of Valley Green; Valley Green Road bridge in background.

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Date: 1950-1955
Slide marked "Duplicate." No identification. Identified by Adam Levine from personal knowledge of site.

100th birthday luncheon for Charles Palmer

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1963
Man of the Week Luncheon honoring Charles Palmer on his 100th birthday. Palmer, according to newspaper research, was the oldest practing realtor and lawyer in the United States. No. P-660

100th birthday luncheon for Charles Palmer

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1963
Man of the Week Luncheon honoring Charles Palmer on his 100th birthday. Palmer, according to newspaper research, was the oldest practing realtor and lawyer in the United States. Edward H. Rigby of the Provident Tradesmens Bank & Trust Co., formerly…

100th birthday luncheon for Charles Palmer

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Location: Media (Pa.)
Date: 1963
Man of the Week Luncheon honoring Charles Palmer on his 100th birthday. Palmer, according to newspaper research, was the oldest practing realtor and lawyer in the United States. No. P-662

111-113 N. Olive Street

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Date: 1972-05-07
Caption in folder:" North side of building was owned by John Bennington and the south side by James Weaver, in 1880. The building has been used for many things, including a hospital, and the Sprogell School." Sign on building reads: "Attorneys at…

111th Infantry, Pennsylvania National Guard, in France, 1918

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Date: 1918-11-16
Copy of original: Signal Corps USA, Photograph number 38487. "Catalogue of Official A.E.F. Photographs taken by the Signal Corps, U. S. A. (War Department Document No. 903, 1919; Google Books: https://books.google.com/books?id=daAtAAAAIAAJ) describes…

114. Semi, new. Old Lane, south of Township Line Road

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Date: 1954-07
Location on slide is a few blocks off. This view, looking down from Township Line Road, is not Old Lane Street, but the alley street between Agnew Drive and Bryan Street. Hillcrest Elementary School is on the left. Address is for the school.

116. Detached, 1954. Between Township Line Rd. and State Rd, Llanerch

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Date: 1954-07
View showing St Bernadette of Lourdes Catholic Church on Turner Avenue, from what is now (2019) the Dermond Recreation Area. Address is for the church.

118. Business, Diaper. Commercial. Pilgrim Gardens, Upper Darby Township

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Date: 1954-07
Humpty Dumpty Diaper Service Co. truck in the Pilgrim Gardens neighborhood of Drexel Hill, Pa. Exact location not known.

119-121 E. 6th St., Media, Pa.

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Date: 1900-1908
Shows 119-121 E. 6th St. House (as of 2018) has been remodeled to have a stucco exterior and more overhang on the roofline, but the shape of the building and details surrounding these pictures confirm the location. Partial view of house shows back of…