[X104S005D], Clipping, Fort Myers Press, February 20th, 1886

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Title

[X104S005D], Clipping, Fort Myers Press, February 20th, 1886

Editor's Notes

Growth is moving very quickly on TAE's settlement; The clearing out and adding on (planting) of TAE's 13 acres is under the supervision of Bassler (a gardener/landscaper from Phili.); TAE and Gilliland have matching houses. They face the Caloosahatchee; there is a THOROUGH description of the houses and the landscaping surrounding them. Mentions particularly the fireplaces TAE desires to have in both houses and the electrical wires bein gset up so the house may have lights. The largest amount of money is going towards the lab (and it equipment), which still has not been completed and will probably take several more weeks.

Date

1886-02-20

Decade

1880-1889

Type

Folder/Volume ID

X104S-F

Document ID

X104S005D

Publisher

Thomas A. Edison Papers, School of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers University
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