Other South Side




This page includes all before and after historic building photos from South Side areas outside of German and Merion Village.

**Last Updated: 12/12/2019- added buildings to Gilbert Street

Existing Historic Buildings

Bedford Avenue
1. Allen Cressman House: 708 Bedford Avenue: 1911

Photo taken in 1985.


Photo taken in 2017.

Bulen Avenue
1. Elwood Bulen House: 1021 Bulen Avenue: 1925

Photo taken in 1925.


Photo taken in 2014.

Champion Avenue
1. Harris Martin House: 955 S. Champion Avenue: 1920

Photo taken in 1978.


Photo taken in 2017.


2. Augustus Glass House: 1174 S. Champion Avenue: 1926

Photo taken in 1935.


Photo taken in 2015.

Eighteenth Street
1. Ida Cohen House: 729-731 S. 18th Street: 1923

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


2. Residential House: 757 S. 18th Street: Around 1915

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


3. Ida Peters House: 801-803 S. 18th Street: 1927

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.

Gault Street
1. Adam Martin House: 1323 Gault Street: 1926

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


2. Oscar Krastel House: 1335 Gault Street: 1927

Photo taken in 1955.


Photo taken in 2017.


3. John Downey House: 1339 Gault Street: 1926

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2014.


4. George Heil House: 1347 Gault Street: 1918

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


5. Lloyd Carnes House: 1636 Gault Street: 1927

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2014.

Gilbert Street
1. Noah Young House: 580 Gilbert Street: 1907

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2014.


2. Austin Bornard House: 582 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken n 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


3. John Hessin House: 585 Gilbert Street: 1907

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


4. Albert Watzek House: 586 Gilbert Street: 1908

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2014.


5. David James House: 598 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


6. David Jerman House: 603-605 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2015.


7. Caroline Reeb House: 616 Gilbert Street: 1907

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2015.


8. Joseph Rogers House: 618 Gilbert Street: 1908

Photo taken in 1957.


Photo taken in 2015.


9. Joseph Goldstein House: 621-623 Gilbert Street: 1907

Photo taken in 1971.


Photo taken in 2015.


10. Herbert Evans House: 622 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


11. Anna Then House: 627 Gilbert Street:1908

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2017.


12. William Gramlich House: 630 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1958.


Photo taken in 2017.


13. Cornelius Carmedy House: 631 Gilbert Street: Around 1905

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2014.


14. Edward Grimshaw House: 636 Gilbert Street: Around 1905

Photo taken in 1959.


Photo taken in 2014.


15. Edward Palm House: 654-656 Gilbert Street: 1920

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


16. Marie Rogers House: 658 Gilbert Street: 1915

Photo taken in 1972.


Photo taken in 2017.


17. John Brenner House: 659 Gilbert Street: 1906

Photo taken in 1981.


Photo taken in 2015.


18. Milton Howard House:: 664 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2017.


19. Frederick Meuser House: 674 Gilbert Street: 1906

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2017.


20. William Mayers House: 686 Gilbert Street: 1908

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


21. Mary Campbell House: 691-693 Gilbert Street: 1923

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


22. Granville Gillespie House: 692 Gilbert Street: 1910

Photo taken in 1961.


Photo taken in 2014.


23. Amelia Newport House: 698 Gilbert Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


24. Arnold Schweitzer House: 701 Gilbert Street: 1913

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.


25. Frederick Spohr House: 769 Gilbert Street: 1914

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2017.


26. George Anthony House: 878 Gilbert Street: 1915

Photo taken in 1976.


Photo taken in 2015.

Hanford Street
1. Norton Elliott House 538 Hanford Street: 1909

Photo taken in 1972.


Photo taken in 2017.

Hosack Street
1. Phillip Eichenlaub House: 279 Hosack Street: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1971.


Photo taken in 2017.

Kimball Place
1. Flora Blake House: 684 Kimball Place: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1977.


Photo taken in 2015.

Oakwood Avenue
1. Retta Taylor House: 705 Oakwood Avenue: 1910

Photo taken in 1975.


Photo taken in 2015.

Sheldon Avenue
1. Mary Berry House: 549 Sheldon Avenue: Around 1905

Photo taken in 1912.


Photo taken in 2017.

Seventeenth Street
1. Isaac Martlin House: 750 S. 17th Street: Around 1900

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. William Moran House: 781 S. 17th Street: 1923

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2015.


3. Residential House: 821 S. 17th Street: 1910

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2015.

Stanley Avenue
1. Ray Windom House: 682 Stanley Avenue: 1922

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2014.


2. Earl Clark House: 855 Stanley Avenue: 1923

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.

Twenty-Second Street
1. John Conroy House: 649 S. 22nd Street: 1919

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2016.


2. Myrtle Moore House: 662-664 S. 22nd Street: 1905

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2014.


3. Mary Oliver House: 767 S. 22nd Street: Around 1915

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2014.


4. Lou Dibble House: 799-801 S 22nd Street: 1915

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.


5. Henry Dethloff House: 815 S. 22nd Street: 1910

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.


6. Frederick Winkelhausen House: 818-820 S. 22nd Street: 1915

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.


7. Mary Oberling House: 844 S. 22nd Street: Around 1915

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2014.


8. Charles Gall House: 872-874 S. 22nd Street: 1917

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


9. Bruce Lucas House: 926 S. 22nd Street: 1910

Photo taken in 1914.


Photo taken in 2017.


10. Jessie Hedges House: 930 S. 22nd Street: 1916

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2010.


11. William Scharfenaker House: 960 S. 22nd Street: 1919

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


12. Francis Thompson House: 1101 S. 22nd Street: 1926

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2010.


13. Residential Building: 1221-1227 S. 22nd Street: 1928

Photo taken in 1971.


Photo taken in 2011.


14. Residential House: 1250-1252 S. 22nd Street: 1929

Photo taken in 1971.


Photo taken in 2014.

Demolished Historic Buildings

Eighteenth Street
1. William Larrick House: 540-542 S. 18th Street: Around 1910-1981: Demolished for overflow parking for Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


2. Ada Fisher House: 568 S. 18th Street: Around 1910-1981: Demolished for overflow parking for Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Photo taken in 1965.


Photo taken in 2017.


3. Fred Gischler House: 600-602 S. 18th Street: Around 1910-1988: Demolished for overflow parking for Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Photo taken in 1963.


Photo taken in 2017.


4. Herman Fuernis House: 650 S. 18th Street: Around 1905-1988: Demolished for overflow parking for Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.


5. Paul Pawlik House: 712 S. 18th Street: 1899-1998: Unknown reasons for demolition. The site got a new home in 2014.

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2017.

Gault Street
1. Residential House: 1328 Gault Street: 1925-2015: Demolished for unknown reasons. The site remains vacant.

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2019.

Gilbert Street
1. Zachariah Feagley House: 635-637 Gilbert Street: Around 1910-1981: Demolished for unknown reasons. A new home was built on the site in the early 2000s.

Photo taken in 1962.


Photo taken in 2015.


2. William Klocke House: 641 Gilbert Street: 1918-1987: Demolished for unknown reasons. The site remains vacant.

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2019.


3. Clayton Rath House: 842 Gilbert Street: 1916-2015: Demolished for unknown reasons, but likely due to poor condition. The site remains vacant.

Photo taken in 1961.


Hosack Street
1. Mixed-Use Building: 69 Hosack Street: Around 1900-Around 1965: Demolished to expand an adjacent industrial business.

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2016.


2. Residential House: 89 Hosack Street: Around 1915-Around 1975: Demolished to expand an adjacent industrial business.

Photo taken in 1960.


Photo taken in 2016.


3. Sarah Peters House: 324 Hosack Street: Around 1900-1975: Demolition for unknown reasons. The site has been vacant ever since.

Photo taken in 1954.


Photo taken in 2009.

Lisle Alley
1. Laura Tope House: 1164 Lisle Alley: Around 1900-1979: Unknown reasons for demolition. The site is now part of the backyard of the adjacent property.

Photo taken in 1964.


Photo taken in 2016.

Livingston Avenue
1. Frederick Scholl House: 944-946 E. Livingston Avenue: Around 1900-1987: Demolished for the existing parking lot.

Photo taken around 1980.


Photo taken in 2017.