Orchid Lane, Thomas Edison Winter Home, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1967

Image depicts Orchid Lane behind Seminole Lodge, highlighting colorful flowers and botanicals.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.037

The Late Thomas A. Edison at Telegraph Key on his 83rd Birthday, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1935

A heavily colorized image of Edison circa 1930 posed with a telegraph key.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.036

Edison Botanical Research Laboratory

Date:
C. 1990

A modern photograph of the interior of the Edison Botanical Research Lab.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.033

Laboratory Office just as Mr. Edison left it in 1931 - Thomas A. Edison Winter Home - Fort Myers, Fla.

Date:
C. 1951

A low contrast image of Edison's EBRC lab office "just as he left it," including two phonographs.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.031.1

Ford Winter Estate - Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1980

The Ford Winter Estate and surrounding palms are shown here.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.030

Aerial View, Downtown Ft. Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1965

An aerial image showing the older Edison bridge (top) and newer bridge, built in 1962 (bottom) spanning the Caloosahatchee River.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.029

Moreton Bay Fig Tree, with the Henry Ford Home in the distance - Thomas A Edison Winter Home, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1955

A large ficus fills the foreground, while The Mangoes stands in the background of the image.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.027.1

Thomas Edison's Home, Fort Myers, Florida

Date:
C. 1947

A brightly colorized image of Seminole Lodge and surrounding vegetation.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.026.1

Edison and assistants, Mr. Schumurica and Mr. Ott at work in the Fort Myers Laboratory - 1912

Date:
C. 1950

Edison and two of his long-time assistants are depicted in the interior of the Botanical Research Lab.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.024
Institution:
Edison and Ford Winter Estates

Giant Traveler Palm with Edison's Wheel Chair - Thomas A Edison Winter Home Ft. Myers, Fla.

Date:
C. 1955

A massive Traveler Palm is shown, along with a rolling cart and umbrella used by the Edisons.

Location:
2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, Florida 33901
Identifier:
2011.06.023
Institution:
Edison and Ford Winter Estates