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Catalog Number 2014.175.1
Object Name Manuscript
Reference code US SPHi 2014.175.1
Scope & Content Typewritten history of "The Market Garden of Mr. Andrew S. Sawyer". 2 pages, marked as originally written by Philip S. Melcher and dated 17 February, 1943.

In 1850, brothers Andrew Scott Sawyer and Ellis Sawyer and a German gardener settled on 9 acres at the corner of what is now the Mitchell Road and Sawyer Street to establish a market garden.
Date 1943
Search Terms Meeting House Hill
Mitchell Road
Sawyer Street
Subjects Gardens
Market gardening
People Sawyer, Andrew S.