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Ask the Curator: Edison's Electric Idea: Today's vehicles, yesterday's concept

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Name: Ask the Curator: Edison's Electric Idea: Today's vehicles, yesterday's concept
Date: September 11, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Event Description:
Join Automotive Curator, James Moss, as he highlights Edison's work on the world's earliest electric vehicles. This presentation will be based around the collections electric tractor. The Fordson tractor, manufactured by Henry Ford and Son, Inc., was the first lightweight, mass-produced tractor that was affordable to the average farmer. The tractor was powered by a 4 cylinder, 3 speed, 20 horsepower engine was in production in the United States between 1917 and 1928.
Location:
Edison and Ford and Winter Estates 2350 McGregor Blvd Fort Myers, FL 33901
Date/Time Information:
September 11, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Contact Information:
239-334-7419
Fees/Admission:
Edison Ford members: free; non-members: included with admission
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