Hotchkin, Samuel F. Rural Pennsylvania in the Vicinity of Philadelphia. Philadelphia: Geo. W. Jacobs, 1897.,
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Thomson Residence, "Corkerhill"
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Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County, PA
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- ...on Union Ave. It is a stone house, and there is a conservatory near it. The light-colored woodwork and pretty porch and pleasant hall are noteworthy features.... The mansion was built about eight years ago by the present owner. "The Cabin" is a shingled rustic building for recreation. Furness, Evans & Co. were the architects of the present building. A former house burned. Fine chestnut trees extend their heads high in the air in the lawn, and a large flower garden and a good stable complete the picture. A fine hedge runs along Union Avenue, and a grove of trees gives a rural appearance to the place....
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