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 barn, vegetable garden, cold frame, carriage.
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909
Glass Negative, 5" x 7"
Appleton, Stephen Horne, 1854-1909, “Sharpless barn,” Media Historic Archives, accessed February 27, 2020, https://www.mediahistoricarchives.org/items/show/2739.