Bridge over Darby Creek near Leedom's Mill. ( Caption from a similar photgraph in the collection of the Delaware COunty Institute of Science, Cat. # 1988.2.87B) Appleton's photograph is used facing page 89 in the novel Twice Adopted, by "En Quad." [Thomas R. Vernon], Media, Pa.: Cooper and Vernon, Publishers, 1898. This novel tells the story of two adopted children in Media who grow up to get married, and uses many real people names and place names.
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909
Glass Negative, 5" x 7"
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909, “Leedom’s bridge,” Media Historic Archives, accessed September 21, 2021, https://www.mediahistoricarchives.org/items/show/2665.