Deshong Mansion

Edgmont Ave.

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Deshong Mansion, 1913

Deshong Mansion c. 1913

"John O. Deshong purchased the place on Chester Creek, on Edgmont Avenue, formerly owned by Dr. William Gray, and erected upon it the fine residence in which he now (c.1877) lives. The house is hidden from view by a heavy grove of trees planted around it."

- Chester (and its Vicinity,) Delaware County in PA – Published 1877 – John Hill Martin, Esq.
fully indexed by John A. Bullock III., Graphic Details Publications

View from the Deshong Mansion across Edgmont Avenue

View from the Deshong Mansion across Edgmont Avenue

Photos above courtesy of Widener University Art Collection & Gallery, Alfred O. Deshong Collection

Photo below courtesy of Tom Bulger,

Deshong Mansion 1925; Photo courtes of Tom Bulger

2002 John A. Bullock III.
Graphic Details Publications

This page last updated 10/18/05