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Hotchkin, Samuel F. Rural Pennsylvania in the Vicinity of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Geo. W. Jacobs, 1897., p. 35, 46

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Project Information from this Source

Project name: Bowman Residence, "Elm Hall"
Client name: Bowman, Wendell P. (Col.)
Project types: dwelling

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Location

Montgomery Ave near Bowman Ave.
Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, PA

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Comments

[The] mansion looks like the Mount Vernon house on the Potomac. It is a double-storied dwelling, with pillars. a large open lawn spreads infront of it.... The elm trees standing for centuries in aboriginal grandeur give name to this country-seat."

 

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