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Title Erdenheim Farm, 1884-1896
Object ID 2011.3.4
Object Name Memorandum
Scope & Content Erdenheim Farm

Printout excerpt from Bean's 1884 History of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, p. 1146. Description of Erdenheim farm. Stone bridge built by Kittson in 1883. 1 p.

Printout of New York Times article, "The Erdenheim Sale," about sale of Erdenheim farm, who came, what horses sold for. 1 p.

Printout of excerpt about Erdenheim and an attempted robbery and murder that occurred there around 1800 when it was owned by Johan George Hocker. Account from Margaret Hocker Cress, daughter of Hocker. After the attempt was broken up, an apple butter boiling party was held at Streeper's, the next place below. From Historical sketches: A collection of papers, Vol. I by Historical Society of Montgomery County.

Printout of New York Times article about Norman Kittson [former owner, Erdenheim Farm] and a court finding that he was not married to Margaret Robinson. 1 p.
Date 1884-1896
People Hocker, Johan George
Year Range from 1880
Year Range to 1900