Drive By History

SYLVESTER MANOR and EDISON CONCRETE

06/03/2020 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Host Ken Magos and Dr. Kabria Baumgartner tour Shelter Island's antebellum plantation, Sylvester Manor. Then, a Franklin Township, NJ marker leads to a surprising discovery that Thomas Edison worked extensively with concrete. Architect/Author Mark Alan Hewitt joins in Montclair, NJ to visit one of Edison's greatest concrete creations: a privately-owned 4-bedroom house that still stands today!

Aired: 06/03/20

Rating: NR

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Drive By History is a local public television program presented by NJ PBS.