June 20, 2019

Tag: Thomas A. Edison

Thomas Edison and Henry Ford

S. Swift

Thomas Edison and Henry Ford

In 1885, Thomas Edison and his friend and partner, Ezra Gilliland, traveled to the cattle-ranching village of Fort Myers, Florida. They were instantly enchanted and purchased 13½ acres. Edison designed a plan for two identical homes with gardens, and of course, a laboratory.

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