Lower Merion Historical Society

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John P. Gest residence

Front elevation, courtesy of The Art Institute of Chicago PHE5-GST 02

Built: 1897
Status 2020: extant

Architect: William L. Price

5620 City Ave., Overbrook, PA (now Philadelphia); original owner: John P. Gest ; present owner: St. Joseph's University; original architect: William L. Price; 1897;

2 Items

PHE Binder 5 (Merion Station, Overbrook, Narberth, Penn Valley)

Data sheetPHE5-GST 01
Front elevation8" x 10"; b & w; courtesy of The Chicago Art InstitutePHE5-GST 02


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